The USFL's home team, the Birmingham Stallions, bring home the inaugural title in a thrilling 33-30 come-from-behind win over the Philadelphia Stars.
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The USFL Championship is here, with the favored Birmingham Stallions trying to hold off the explosive Philadelphia Stars. Who will become the first major spring champion crowned since 2001?
The inaugural USFL playoffs saw the Philadelphia Stars and the Birmingham Stallions emerge victorious, setting up a showdown in next week's championship game.
Are the Birmingham Stallions and New Jersey Generals destined to have an opening-day rematch in the USFL Championship? Or can the New Orleans Breakers or Philadelphia Stars throw a kink into the narrative?
The Buffalo Bills. The Denver Broncos. The Los Angeles Rams. The Minnesota Vikings. The Philadelphia Eagles. Which team tops our rankings and is declared the greatest heartbreak dynasty of all time?
Our penultimate Heartbreak Dynasty countdown sees the Raiders trying to Just Win, Baby; the Dolphins taking a trip to Woodstrock; and the Giants becoming the Greatest Losers who Ever Played.
The USFL's regular season comes to a close as Jeff Fisher's Michigan Panthers end up winning the top pick in next year's USFL draft, whatever that will look like.
The USFL reaches the end of its regular season in a week without much drama or stakes. What better time to take a look back from 10,000 feet at what the league's done right and wrong so far?
Our Heartbreak Dynasty countdown continues, featuring yet more Marty Schottenheimer struggles, Bill Parcells' never-finished turnarounds, and Steve Owen's "A" game.
Our Dynasties of Heartbreak countdown continues with teams 21-30, featuring Drew Brees, Marty Schottenheimer, and a lost decade for the Baltimore Colts.