The XFL season is now absolutely underway with two weeks of motion within the books and the form of the league is already taking form. We got here away with loads of key takeaways from this weekend’s motion, which now paves the way in which for our newest XFL energy rankings.
After two weekends of XFL soccer, the staggering distinction in quarterback play between the groups is clear. The DC Defenders and Houston Roughnecks boast the 2 greatest passers within the league, making it no shock they’re each undefeated and atop the standings early within the season.
Whereas the Defenders and Roughnecks are using excessive with Cardale Jones and P.J. Walker, the identical can’t be mentioned for the New York Guardians and Tampa Bay Vipers. For as spectacular as Jones and Walker have been the previous two weeks, the quarterback play in New York and Tampa Bay is an eyesore for each soccer fan.
The groups in between are what is going to make the remainder of this season fascinating to look at. We’ll see some surprises alongside the way in which and playoff spots are up for grabs, however presently there’s a clear pecking order of contenders. Now let’s check out our XFL energy rankings for Week 3.
DC Defenders: 2-0
The Defenders placed on an offensive present in Week 1, however everybody knew this offense could be thrilling with Jones. This previous week, DC’s protection confirmed out with an unbelievable efficiency. The Defenders silenced New York’s offense and made Matt McGloin ship one of many worst performances of his life.
If we hold seeing a protection like this, the Defenders might need a shot at an undefeated season. As for Pep Hamilton’s offense with Jones and receivers Eli Rogers and Rashad Ross, it’s simply too good for XFL defenses. When it’s firing on all cylinders, this crew is unstoppable and we count on an enormous displaying Week Three in Los Angeles. We can also’t await the Week 7 matchup between the Defenders and Roughnecks.