Top Moments: Guardians 23, Vipers 3
See live photos and video from the XFL's third game of the 2020 season, with the Tampa Bay Vipers visiting the New York Guardians on Sunday at MetLife Stadium in Week 1.
Guardians 23, Vipers 3
4th Qtr: Put this on ice?
On a day in which he's on a hot mic, Guardians CB Jamar Summers may have ended this game. He scoops up a strip of Vipers TE Nick Truesdell and takes it to the house -- plus, the review allowed the close call to stand.
23-3 Guardians. Vipers running out of time.
3rd Qtr: Dutiful pressure
The Guardians' pass rush has been #OnDuty all day.
3rd Qtr: Flowers Blooming
Quinton Flowers made some moves to try to jolt Tampa Bay's struggling offense.
While you're Watching
Hear Guardians CB Jamar Summers on a live mic.
2nd Qtr: Drive over
The Guardians record their second tip-drill interception of Vipers quarterback Aaron Murray, this one courtesy of cornerback Bryce Jones.
New York drove down to close the half with a 49-yard field goal by Matthew McCrane.
17-0 Guardians with two quarters to go.
2nd Qtr: My aim is Truesdell
Vipers tight end Nick Truesdell focuses with the self-tipped catch to try to generate some offense with his team down 14-0.
2nd Qtr: Double wide open
The Guardians strike the Vipers with two dazzling receptions: first a 45-yard streak from Mekale McKay, then a hard-fought separation juke by Colby Pearson to reach the end zone.
Another barreling one-point conversion from Tim Cook makes it 14-0.
1st Qtr: Truck Stick, Activated
Guardians running back Darius Victor bowls over a Vipers defender. Bonus points.
1st Qtr: Guardians Gonna Guard
New York protects its end zone with a tip-drill interception, courtesy of safety Andrew Soroh.
1st Qtr: QB1 finds paydirt
Guardians signal-caller Matt McGloin punches it in from the 1 on the home squad's first drive, and a Tim Cook one-point conversion run made it 7-0.