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Meet the Wildcats: Specialists

The Los Angeles Wildcats are working toward their season opener on Saturday, Feb. 8, in Houston (2 p.m. PT, FOX). 

Here's a quick breakdown of each of the team's specialists, including height, weight, hometown and school.

#6 Colton Schmidt

  • 5-foot-11, 224 pounds
  • Bakersfield, Calif.
  • California-Davis

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Schmidt plans to be the best punter the XFL when all is said and done.

#9 Nick Novak

  • 5-foot-11, 202 pounds
  • San Diego
  • Maryland

Novak made 182 of 222 field goal attempts during his journeyman NFL career. 

#45 Ryan Navarro

  • 6-foot-0, 234 pounds
  • Murrieta, Calif.
  • Oregon State

Navarro, a dependable long snapper, is a native of Southern California.