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The complete XFL schedule for Week 1 this weekend

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All four XFL games are available on national television Saturday and Sunday

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The NFL season has come to a close with the Kansas City Chiefs defeating the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV. But a mere six days later, football continues for those interested in seeing more players who are hoping to find their way in the NFL. The XFL kicks off at 2 PM this Saturday with a slate of four games on Saturday and Sunday. The season will continue for 10 weeks before a four-team playoff and a championship game on April 26th, 2020, the day following the NFL draft.

While some may look at this nearly as “second-rate” football, others may enjoy something to help get through the long NFL off-season. There are several XFL players with previous ties to the Steelers who will be taking the field this weekend. If nothing else, tuning in Sunday at 5 PM just to hear Pat McAfee as an analyst could be worthwhile more than any of the on-field action.

Here is a complete list of the four XFL games throughout the weekend and where they can be viewed:

WEEK 1

SAT, FEB 8

2:00PM ET on ABC

SEATTLE DRAGONS at DC DEFENDERS
Announcers: Steve Levy, Greg McElroy, and Tom Luginbill. Dianna Russini will be the sideline reporter.

5:00PM ET on FOX

LOS ANGELES WILDCATS at HOUSTON ROUGHNECKS
Announcers: Curt Menefee and Joel Klatt

SUN, FEB 9

2:00PM ET on FOX

TAMPA BAY VIPERS at NEW YORK GUARDIANS
Announcers: Kevin Burkhardt and Greg Olsen

5:00PM ET on ESPN

ST LOUIS BATTLEHAWKS at DALLAS RENEGADES
Announcers: Tom Hart, Joey Galloway, and Pat McAfee