A Restart to a New Era

WASHINGTON — Because of a poor decision or a ridiculous play, the DC Defenders starting quarterback Cardale Jones was benched, putting the Defenders’ season on the broad shoulders of backup Tyree Jackson as they defeated the St. Louis BattleHawks 16-6. Standing 6-foot-7 and 250-pound, Jackson took over when Jones was picked off by St. LouisContinue reading “A Restart to a New Era”

Defenders’ struggles continue as Vipers earn their first win

TAMPA – In a non-contest, the Tampa Bay Vipers (1-3) earned their first win, shutting out the DC Defenders (2-2) 25-0. After outscoring opponents 58-19 in their first two games, the Defenders lost consecutive games, outscored 64-9. The Vipers received competent quarterback play from quarterback Taylor Cornelius who completed 24 of 31 attempts for 211Continue reading “Defenders’ struggles continue as Vipers earn their first win”

Defenders Week 4 Preview

  Quarterback play in the XFL is what wins games and if Cardale Jones does not improve his decision-making when the DC Defenders (-2.5) travel to prevent the 0-3 Tampa Bay Vipers from earning its first win of the 2020 season, there will be a cry for a quarterback change. Cardale Jones may be onContinue reading “Defenders Week 4 Preview”