The XFL is cancelling the rest of their inaugural season, leaving the Houston Roughnecks as the top team in the league and undefeated at 5 and 0.The game at Met Life Stadium in New York this afternoon is not going to be played.
Neither fans nor players are celebrating much.
Quarterback PJ Walker, the standout player of the league, admits to the disappointment. ““It’s especially a heartbreaking ending for us, because of the way we were playing,” he says in an interview.
Houston fans have been filling the stands weekly for home games at TDECU and traveling to follow the team for away games.
Houston was going to host the season’s championship game.