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“Today’s XFL announcement is one of many ways the City plans to deliver on its promise to reinvent Globe Life Park,” Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams said. “The XFL will be the first of many announcements about the repurposing of our iconic venue that will have a new, long life in Arlington after Globe Life Field opens in 2020.” Delivering authentic, high energy football for the whole family at an affordable price, the XFL will offer fast-paced games with fewer play stoppages and simpler rules. The league will launch with eight teams, 45-man active rosters, and a 10-week regular season schedule, with a postseason consisting of two semifinal playoff games and a championship game. The XFL will also establish a health, wellness and safety program that meets the needs of today’s athletes. time engagement across multiple platforms, giving fans greater access than ever before. We will build strong grassroots relationships with local organizations in our Host Cities through social responsibility partnerships, and the XFL will enjoy the support of WWE’s many extraordinary resources and promotional capabilities. The XFL will embrace the latest on and off-field technology, providing live game coverage, content and real- For more information, please log on to XFL.com and follow the league on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. 3