TITLE

WWF pitches pigskin as TV-Deal talks rage

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas; Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
February 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;02/07/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) will launch a football league under the name XFL that will showcase action similar to its wrestling franchise. Termination clause of the WWF agreement with cable television company USA Network; Ratings of `WWF Monday Night Raw' and `War Zone'; Relationship of the entertainment sports franchise and the television network.
ACCESSION #
2805478

 

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