The Spring League – Key XFL Players Participating

The Spring League held its 2020 draft on Twitter starting this last Saturday through today. The Six Team spring football league will be utilizing a centralized “bubble” location, and will be playing all games from the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. Games will be begin on October 27th and culminate with a championship game at the end of November. Here is a list some key players who played in the XFL in 2020 who will be a part of the league:


Tight End – Nick Truesdell (XFL Tampa Bay Vipers) Aviators

Tight End – Deandre Goolsby (XFL Tampa Bay Vipers) Alphas

Wide Receiver – Nick Holley (XFL Houston Roughnecks) Conquerors

Quarterback – Quinton Flowers (XFL Seattle Dragons) Jousters

Avery Young (XFL New York Guardians) Conquerors

Dwayne Wallace (XFL LA Wildcats) Blues

Kirk Barron (XFL Seattle Dragons) Alphas

Terronne Prescod (XFL DC Defenders) Blues

Kent Perkins (XFL St. Louis BattleHawks) Alphas

Robert Myers (XFL Seattle Dragons) Conquerors

(Credit: SEATTLE, WA – FEBRUARY 15: Tampa Bay Vipers qb/rb Quinton Flowers (9) points out a defender during an XFL football game between the Tampa Bay Vipers and the Seattle Dragons on February 15, 2020, at Century Link Field in Seattle, WA. (Photo by Jeff Halstead/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)


Defensive End – DeWayne Hendrix (XFL St. Louis BattleHawks) Alphas

Defensive End – Praise Martin-Oguike (XFL Seattle Dragons) Blues

Linebacker – DeMarquis Gates (XFL Houston Roughnecks) Blues

Linebacker – Anthony Stubbs (XFL St. Louis BattleHawks) Alphas

Linebacker – Jawuan Johnson (XFL New York Guardians) Conquerors

Linebacker – Ty Schwab (XFL Houston Roughnecks) Aviators

Linebacker – Emmanuel Beal (XFL Tampa Bay Vipers) Aviators

Cornerback – Channing Stribling (XFL Seattle Dragons) Generals

Cornerback – Desmond Lawrence (XFL DC Defenders) Jousters

(Credit: HOUSTON, TX – MARCH 7: DeMarquis Gates #47 of the Houston Roughnecks reacts to a play during the XFL game against the Seattle Dragons at TDECU Stadium on March 7, 2020 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Thomas Campbell/XFL via Getty Images) (2020 XFL)


Former Ohio State QB J.T. Barrett will be the Quarterback for the Alphas

Former Michigan QB Shea Patterson will be the Quarterback for the Blues

XFL LA Wildcats draftee – Linebacker Jerimiah Spicer – drafted by the Aviators

Former New England Patriot Tight End Paul Butler – drafted by the Alphas

Son of Eagles Legend Vince Papale, WR Vinny Papale – drafted by the Conquerors

(Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Those looking for some #SpringFootball, it’s heading your way in just a few short weeks. By my count, at least 25 former XFL players will be suiting up for The Spring League. As of now, special teams players have yet to be announced. The 6 team, 38 man rosters are taking shape and each player is ready to make an impact.

For those interested in the developmental league, check out this video below:

Video Credit

Credit: @TheSpringLeague on Twitter

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