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XFL
Sat May 11, 2019 2:32 am
  • WWE XFL is coming to Seattle. I'm 50/50 on it. I don't know how the fans here are going react to this when the season kicks off in Feb. 2020 at C-Link. Coach Carroll is fired up about this.
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Re: XFL
Sun May 12, 2019 1:45 pm
  • hawks85 wrote:WWE XFL is coming to Seattle. I'm 50/50 on it. I don't know how the fans here are going react to this when the season kicks off in Feb. 2020 at C-Link. Coach Carroll is fired up about this.


    First things first - will it be capitalized enough to survive beyond a season or two. Everything about my interest flows from there.
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Re: XFL
Sun May 12, 2019 3:49 pm
  • mrt144 wrote:
    hawks85 wrote:WWE XFL is coming to Seattle. I'm 50/50 on it. I don't know how the fans here are going react to this when the season kicks off in Feb. 2020 at C-Link. Coach Carroll is fired up about this.


    First things first - will it be capitalized enough to survive beyond a season or two. Everything about my interest flows from there.

    They have their own streaming platform, and it's an offshoot of an already profitable business. So they can at least in theory bleed longer than a startup like the AAF. We'll see though, I don't see a sustainable enough market for these leagues to be successful.
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:58 am
  • So, Seattle Dragons is what they landed on huh? Ok... I guess it's not terrible, but definitely far from great.
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:06 am
  • It may have a niche here due to the lack of winter sport teams but possibly only until the NHL comes.

    I also wonder if the Clink is too big for it? Could be cavernous depending on the interest level or require a severe amount of tarps. It's one thing to sit in the freezing cold of winter for hawks games where the standard is the best of the best.

    Another for what would be lower division football in an empty stadium.

    I don't get the Dragons name, whats that got to do with Seattle?
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:07 am
  • Dragons? Bleh
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:18 am
  • Can't wait for this. Should be fantastic.
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:34 am
  • Dragons! Dragons!.... Wait,... D rag ons? I'm not so sure about that name, seem like it has some room for criticism. Or Drag ons. :rumble:
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:51 am
  • I'm looking forward to it. Another local team to pull for. Bring it on, now to see what the prices are gonna' be.
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:56 am
  • I love the logo and the youtube video is awesome. :2thumbs: :2thumbs:
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:12 am
  • I could've done without them ripping off the UAB Blazers logo.

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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:49 am
  • Can we trade names with St. Louis? I'd much rather be the Seattle Battle Hawks... because it sounds ridiculous.
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 12:39 pm
  • knownone wrote:Can we trade names with St. Louis? I'd much rather be the Seattle Battle Hawks... because it sounds ridiculous.


    Battle hawks or battle ox?
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 1:14 pm
  • Glasgow Seahawk wrote:
    I don't get the Dragons name, whats that got to do with Seattle?


    It's all the people "chasing the dragon" downtown!
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 1:50 pm
  • OKHawksfan wrote:
    Glasgow Seahawk wrote:
    I don't get the Dragons name, whats that got to do with Seattle?


    It's all the people "chasing the dragon" downtown!


    Hey leave Puff the Magic Dragon alone.
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 5:19 pm
  • Go Dragons!
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 6:19 pm
  • therealjohncarlson wrote:
    knownone wrote:Can we trade names with St. Louis? I'd much rather be the Seattle Battle Hawks... because it sounds ridiculous.


    Battle hawks or battle ox?


    Battle Axe
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:48 pm
  • https://www.xfl.com/teams/seattle

    Of the eight teams, I think Seattle won the best-looking logo contest.

    The name Dragons took some getting used to, though. Sonics, Seahawks, Sounders, and Mariners are relatively unique and totally Seattle. Dragons, on the other hand, could just as easily have been used by any of the other seven teams. But if we pull off a sweet looking uniform design, I think I can tolerate it.
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Re: XFL
Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:52 pm
  • Ruminator wrote:https://www.xfl.com/teams/seattle

    Of the eight teams, I think Seattle won the best-looking logo contest.

    The name Dragons took some getting used to, though. Sonics, Seahawks, Sounders, and Mariners are relatively unique and totally Seattle. Dragons, on the other hand, could just as easily have been used by any of the other seven teams. But if we pull off a sweet looking uniform design, I think I can tolerate it.


    Colors are Seahawks and Sonics colors.

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Re: XFL
Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:12 am
  • chris98251 wrote:
    Ruminator wrote:https://www.xfl.com/teams/seattle

    Of the eight teams, I think Seattle won the best-looking logo contest.

    The name Dragons took some getting used to, though. Sonics, Seahawks, Sounders, and Mariners are relatively unique and totally Seattle. Dragons, on the other hand, could just as easily have been used by any of the other seven teams. But if we pull off a sweet looking uniform design, I think I can tolerate it.


    Colors are Seahawks and Sonics colors.


    Yep, the new Seattle Dragons logo instantly reminded of that Sonics logo, which I've always liked, so :2thumbs:

    To a lesser extent, was also reminded of the now-defunct World League / NFL Europe team Barcelona Dragons. (The logo looks SO SIMILAR! No, not because of the logo.)

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Re: XFL
Fri Aug 23, 2019 11:55 am
  • chris98251 wrote:
    Ruminator wrote:https://www.xfl.com/teams/seattle

    Of the eight teams, I think Seattle won the best-looking logo contest.

    The name Dragons took some getting used to, though. Sonics, Seahawks, Sounders, and Mariners are relatively unique and totally Seattle. Dragons, on the other hand, could just as easily have been used by any of the other seven teams. But if we pull off a sweet looking uniform design, I think I can tolerate it.


    Colors are Seahawks and Sonics colors.

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    it's actually orange and not red


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Re: XFL
Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:33 pm
  • dopeboy206 wrote:
    chris98251 wrote:
    Ruminator wrote:https://www.xfl.com/teams/seattle

    Of the eight teams, I think Seattle won the best-looking logo contest.

    The name Dragons took some getting used to, though. Sonics, Seahawks, Sounders, and Mariners are relatively unique and totally Seattle. Dragons, on the other hand, could just as easily have been used by any of the other seven teams. But if we pull off a sweet looking uniform design, I think I can tolerate it.


    Colors are Seahawks and Sonics colors.

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    it's actually orange and not red


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    All those are a Orange color and not red.some of the images enhanced it more then others.
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Re: XFL
Fri Aug 23, 2019 3:15 pm
  • I suppose it lends itself to the phrase "Here there be Dragons."
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Re: XFL
Tue Sep 03, 2019 4:09 pm
  • I'm surprised they picked only one market without an NFL team. I know they're not directly competing with them, but I still think interest would be higher in non-NFL markets, of which many are viable. I'm Washingtonian through and through, but why not Portland instead of Seattle? San Diego instead of Los Angeles? San Antonio instead of Houston or Dallas? Orlando instead of Tampa?
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Re: XFL
Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:54 pm
  • Go Dragons!
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Re: XFL
Mon Sep 09, 2019 9:47 pm
  • Hope Macklemore does the song when the team comes onto the field! Would be so cool!!!
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Re: XFL
Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:47 am
  • Go Dragons!
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Re: XFL
Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:43 pm
  • WE ARE FWAMING DWAGONS!
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