Players on the draft-eligible list released by the XFL who weren't among the 80 defensive players selected on Tuesday included Roderick Henderson from Alabama State, Deshaun Davis, Christopher Frost, Davonte Lambert and Darrell Williams from Auburn; Shaq Jones from UAB and former prep standout Jalen Jackson from Oneonta.
Cardale Jones, DC Defenders In 2014, after winning the Big Ten Championship Game MVP award, Jones led Ohio State to a national championship, despite starting that season as the third-string quarterback.
Hood began a run of former Panthers selected by the Wildcats, as he was the team's first draft selection, after being assigned QB Luis Perez.
The St. Louis Battlehawks of the XFL introduced their new quarterback this morning.
A group of former Carolina Panthers players are now members of the new/returning league and among the highlights is former running back Cameron Artis-Payne.
A former CFL pass rusher has been made a high XFL draft pick.
Teams will draft 71 players, and will whittle that down to a 52-man roster by the time the season begins on February 8, 2020 - the weekend after the Super Bowl. He also rushed for 617 yards and four touchdowns.
Aaron Murray will play for the Tampa Bay Vipers.
He was cut before the start of the regular season and has been on the move ever since, spending time on the practice squads of the Rams, Philadelphia Eagles and Detroit Lions, and playing in the short-lived Alliance of American Football for the San Antonio Commanders and Birmingham Iron earlier this year.
The XFL is breaking its draft into five phases, with players grouped by position.