According to Darren Rovell, the WWE recently filed for the "He Hate Me" trademark, which was abandoned by XFL player Rod Smart in 2011, which also hints that an XFL resurgence is in the works.
McMahon - who's now 72-years old - wants to right some old wrongs and he could be thinking about reviving the XFL.
Vince McMahon does what Vince McMahon wants to do, and he's never afraid to take a chance.
Vince McMahon sells $100M of WWE shares, potentially to restart XFL
McMahon reportedly founded Alpha Entertainment LLC in September, which has since filed for a number of XFL-related trademarks, as well as trademarks for the names "URFL", "UFL" and "United Football League".
WWE released the following report today informing stockholders that McMahon has no intention of selling any more stock and will continue as the company's Chairman and CEO.
A statement from WWE on the growing speculation said: "Vince McMahon has established and is personally funding a separate entity from WWE, Alpha Entertainment, to explore investment opportunities across the sports and entertainment landscapes, including professional football". Rovell also reported that McMahon sold 3.34 million in WWE stock worth about $100 million.
The report also said that McMahon only sold 4.3 percent of the company's total outstanding shares and showed that McMahon now holds 82.8 percent of the company's voting power after the sale.
EC agrees Brexit transition period lasting to end of 2020
The EU has said it wants to have a free trade deal with Britain ready to go at the start of 2021, as soon as the transition ends. Britain will need a transition after Brexit that will avoid businesses having to adjust to new rules and regulations twice.
The XFL, which was a joint venture between WWE and NBC, was supposed to be a direct competitor to the NFL.
A Bright Start for CME Futures
But two days later Cboe Global Markets said it was launching its own futures contract on December 10, a week before CME. The website's Bitcoin Price Index had it priced at $19,400 at the time CME launched the contracts.
The Caledonia Police Department is seeking a woman who allegedly stole a Salvation Army red kettle from an area pharmacy. Last year, The Salvation Army provided over 2.4 million meals and helped almost half a million MA residents in need.
He re-aggravated his hip injury during the Celtics' playoff run last season, and has yet to return to the court. According to Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports , he is targeting a comeback in the first week of January.
Graduate school student Yu Yanagisawa found that when the surface of the material was cut, the edges would adhere to each other. Recently, scientists from the University of Tokyo has published a study on a new polymer for self-repairing smartphone screens.
Wyoming had the largest percentage decline among states, losing almost 5,600 resident or about 1% of the state's population. Other states in the West - Nevada, Utah and Washington - saw similar percentage increases in their population.
Parts for the devices will be sourced from fellow Taiwanese companies like Unitech, Compeq, TXC, and HLJ. They were officially supposed to debut in October past year , but they finally arrived in late December.
Pier 39, packed with restaurants, bars and souvenir shops, is one of San Francisco's most popular tourist spots . Officials have stopped a man who they say was plotting a terror attack in San Francisco over the holidays.
Sure, Smith went on a cold streak during the middle of the season, but Rivers wasn't so hot at the beginning of the year. Smith was named as an alternate which softens the blow a little, but it's still baffling that he didn't get in.
That's the set up for the flashbacks, and it has fans wondering why Rosie refers to Donna Sheridan in the past tense. And it's clear just how much we missed her from the tweets that came pouring in after her trailer cameo.
With those tools in place and this new deal, Facebook is another step closer in its quest to be a destination for high-end video. Initially the partnership will mean that users will be able to upload videos that contain licensed music to the three platforms.
Top EU Court Rules Uber Is A Taxi Service
Many taxi drivers saw Wednesday's court decision as an important symbolic victory, The Washington Post reported . In short, this means Uber will now be officially recognised as a cab company rather than a technology company.
Franken says he'll leave Congress in 'few weeks'
A special election will be held in Minnesota to permanently fill the seat timed to next year's midterm elections in November. I will live by whatever decision and I will walk away thinking about this opportunity I've had while I was here.
Diddy declares interest in buying Carolina Panthers
Sunday evening, the rap star jumped to his Twitter account to announce his interest in becoming an National Football League owner. Last night, the Panthers' owner/founder Jerry Richardson shocked fans by announcing plans to sell the team after the 2017 season.