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Around the XFL: Keep the chains moving

Seattle Dragons RB Trey Williams (center) and WR Kasen Williams react to play on the field during Wednesday's scrimmage with the Tampa Bay Vipers.

HOUSTON -- A wild Wednesday at XFL Training Camp was packed with a superfan tryout, visitors from the NFL, and four scrimmages.

All eight teams took a breather from full practice Thursday, but the league hardly slowed down.

Lucky herd

XFL Commissioner Oliver Luck appeared on FOX Sports 1's The Herd with Colin Cowherd this week to talk about the 2020 season:


The league site features a spin through the league's breakout candidates with players to watch from the each of the eight XFL squads.

Read that, then learn more about DC Defenders running back Jhurell Pressley:

See the types of catches Dallas Renegades wide receivers Jazz Ferguson and Jeff Badet can make:

And find out more about Nick Truesdell, the Tampa Bay Vipers tight end who was a top-five overall pick in the XFL Draft right after Badet. 


Teams are still chattering about Wednesday's scrimmages, including some of the biggest plays.

Like this Jamar Summers pick-six for the New York Guardians:

And this sideline-ballet grab from Houston Roughnecks wideout Sammie Coates:

Always affable St. Louis BattleHawks quarterback Brogan Roback broke down his club's performance:

Seattle Dragons wideout Korey Robinson locked in the big-boy focus:

We'll end with some love for the defensive side with this swat from Los Angeles Wildcats cornerback Arrion Springs: