The XFL is back, and a team is headed to Seattle
SEATTLE -- Are you ready for more football in the Pacific Northwest? The XFL, a controversial professional football league that lasted for one year in 2001, announced the the league's rebirth Wednesday. Seattle will be part of the revamped league, with a team playing at CenturyLink Field. The announcement was made by XFL Commissioner Oliver Luck at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey during a press conference that included representatives from all eight markets.