If you liked the XFL, there’s good news for you.
If you did not like XFL founder Vince McMahon, there’s also good news for you.
Also, according to the court filings, Vince McMahon will not be among those attempting to purchase the assets.
"I'm not going to be a bidder," McMahon said in a deposition.
The prospect of Vince McMahon trying to buy the league came up when Daniel Kaplan of TheAthletic.com noted objections raised by the league’s creditors last week.
The XFL's investment banker says 20 possible bidders have already entered into confidentiality agreements as they consider buying its assets from bankruptcy. All hope to execute a 2021 season, per court filings.
— Ben Fischer (@BenFischerSBJ) May 26, 2020
"I'm not going to be a bidder," McMahon said in a deposition. The filing called the claims "inflammatory rhetoric and unsubstantiated accusations."
— Kevin Seifert (@SeifertESPN) May 26, 2020