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BREAKING: XFL To Introduce DC Head Coach Feb 21st

The XFL will introduce their DC head coach/general manager February 21st in Audi Field, Washington D.C at 1 pm EST.

We reported earlier this month, that former Michigan assistant Pep Hamilton will be named as the leagues second Head Coach/GM for the DC franchise. Reports of him joining the XFL emerged shortly after his departure from Ann Arbor. It would be his first head coaching position.

Background In Coaching

Hamilton has connected with Jim Harbaugh and Andrew Luck throughout his career. He was on staff at Michigan as assistant head coach and passing game coordinator for the 2017 and 2018 seasons.

Before that, he was the assistant head coach and quarterbacks coach of the Cleveland Browns in 2016. From 2013-15, he was the offensive coordinator of the Colts.

Prior to landing in Indy, he was the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Stanford under David Shaw in 2011-12. He was on the Stanford staff with Harbaugh as a wide receivers coach in 2010.

A Howard alum, Hamilton got his coaching career started at his alma mater in 1997.

The press conference will start at 1 pm EST and will be airing live on, Twitter and Facebook. WE WILL BE THERE providing live coverage of the event as well on our Facebook channel.

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Mark Perry, a passionate sports journalist and the founder and editor of XFL News Hub, has been at the forefront of covering the XFL since its revival in 2018. Within days of the XFL's announced return, Mark initiated XFL News Hub to keep the fans abreast of every detail, game, and development of the league. Mark's extensive knowledge of the sport, combined with his unwavering dedication to providing comprehensive and accurate reporting, has made XFL News Hub the go-to platform for all things related to the XFL. His work over the years has brought him recognition in the world of sports journalism, solidifying his place as a leading voice in XFL coverage. Beyond just reporting, Mark believes in fostering a community around the XFL, engaging fans through his innovative content and discussions. If you have any inquiries, comments, or insights you'd like to share, Mark welcomes you to contact him directly at

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