The inaugural games of the Alliance of American Football is off to a fast start and has seemingly garnered a fan base quickly that is starving to see competitive football, especially after Super Bowl LIII was a complete dud of a contest.
With the eight teams around the new league come a multitude of former NFL players that fans will recognize.
Here’s a list:
Trent Richardson – Birmingham Iron
Christian Hackenberg –Memphis Express
Zach Mettenberger – Memphis Express
Zac Stacy – Memphis Express
Denard Robinson – Atlanta Legends
Brad Wing – Memphis Express
Aaron Murray – Atlanta Legends
Matt Asiata – Salt Lake Stallions
Bishop Sankey – San Diego Fleet
Josh Huff – Arizona Hotshots
Stephen Hill – Atlanta Legends
Will Hill – Orlando Appollos
Younghoe Koo – Atlanta Legends
Fans around the country had been waiting for the XFL, who will kick off in 2020, but it looks like the AAF will steal a bunch of their shine with their own product.