(Original Caption) Chicago: Former Washington Redskins coach George Allen, head coach and part owner of the Chicago franchise in the United States Football League, as announced at news conference 6/21.

Since 2019 we’ve seen no less than two Spring football leagues rise and fall. But FOX Sports believes that they might be able to succeed where the AAF and XFL failed by bringing back the long-dormant USFL.

On Wednesday, it was reported that the USFL will be returning this April nearly 35 years after being shuttered. The second iteration of the league already has an official website and Twitter account.

Per a statement from FOX Sports, the USFL will feature eight teams in two divisions playing a 10-game schedule. The games will be played in one location in the first year with hopes of playing future games at local markets.

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