We’re packed to the brim with USFL news and insights on Episode 81 of The Markcast, The NFXFL. Dave Naylor, CFL insider for TSN joins us to break down the longterm effects the USFL might have on the CFL moving foward. Are players more likely to stay in America and play in the USFL as opposed to traveling north of the border to play for the Canadian Football League? Dave gives his thoughts and analysis PLUS adds some insights into the recently announced NFL/XFL partnership as well.
Will the USFL have a bigger effect on the CFL OR will the XFL/NFL? Only time will tell!!
Plus Matt Mengel, #1 special teams draft pick from the USFL Philadelphia Stars joins the program to chat about how he found our he was being taken number 1. What does this opportunity mean for Matt Mengel and why is he choosing to play in the USFL for the Philadelphia Stars as opposed to returning to the Montreal Alouettes in the CFL?
We also chat with XFL New Hub’s Jay Nokes and get his thoughts on the USFL’s relaunch, what he foresees as the longterm impact of the XFL who is now partnered with the NFL and more!