Ratings will be harder when the games are on CBS Sports Network and not CBS in primetime.
The AAF was announced in March 2018 by co-founders Charlie Ebersol and Bill Polian.
This adds even more intrigue to the new league that is ready to hit the ground running, giving football fans a chance to detox a bit by getting in on the AAF. His first head coaching job was a three-year stint in the mid-1980s with the USFL's Tampa Bay Bandits.
In 1990, Spurrier was hired to come back to the University of Florida as their head football coach - where in 11 years he won a National Championship and 6 SEC Championships. So he's been with the team since before its players arrived. The colors on the team's logo are specific representations of Florida.
Former Patriots listed on AAF rosters include wide receivers Devin Lucien and Brian Tyms.
The AAF [Alliance of American Football] is a league created to showcase developing talent and compliment the NFL during its offseason.
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There will be five former UCF Knights on the team: Antonio Guerad, Chris Martin, Aaron Evans, Jordan McCray, and Rannell Hall.
After the interception by Steven Johnson Jr., the Hotshots got the ball back to go in and score and expand their lead to 35-16 and almost grab control of this game.
The Alliance of American Football kicked off its inaugural season on Saturday night. The NFL Network has agreed to broadcast 19 games throughout the entire season, while CBS will air one AAF game per week.
Perhaps the biggest star in the brand-new AAF, Richardson had an up-and-down debut as his the Birmingham Iron took down the Memphis Express, 26-0, in their first games as franchises.
Only time will tell if the league will stick around or work well over time. There was certainly more curiosity about the AAF than a regular-season National Basketball Association game.
It clearly wasn't the National Football League, as anyone watching San Antonio's 15-6 victory over San Diego quickly discovered when Shaan Washington delivered a monster hit on Fleet quarterback Mike Bercovici.