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 Lingerie Football to Remove Lingerie
topic by nightmare - 01-10-2013, 07:15 PM


In a move sure to polarize fans of what is billed as the "Nation's fasted growing sports league," the Lingerie Football League has announced plans to rename itself the “Legends Football League.” As part of the move, the LFL will be ditching the thing that made the league noteworthy in the first place: lingerie.

The league announced the change in a press release this afternoon. Other changes include new team logos absent of "s3xy female figures," redesigned shoulder pads to increase protection, and changing their slogan from "True Fantasy Football" to "Women of the Gridiron."

The players will no longer wear modified bras, panties, and garters while playing tackle football on turf (ouch!), instead favoring more traditional performance wear which will “replace all lingerie aspects” of the league’s uniforms.

The league is billing it as “the next step in the maturation of our now global sport.” It goes on to state that the change was made to stop being “viewed as a gimmick” and legitimize the sport by focusing on its athletes’ talents, rather than their bodies.

It’s a good move, if you ask me. More importantly, it’s the right move. I wonder how many potentially fantastic football players didn’t get into the league because they didn’t look as good in their skivvies as a less athletically-gifted player. If you’re going to market the league based on football alone, you better make it so the best players can play, no matter what they look like.

But it’s also worth wondering what impact this will have on the league as a whole. Are the sell-out crowds the league boasts about showing up to watch the exciting seven-on-seven play? Did the LFL become the first female sports league to get its own videogame because of the novelty of football with no punting or kicking? Are Philadelphia Passion fans showing up to the Wells Fargo Center to watch the athletic prowess of the players?

Let’s face it, probably not. After all, the video posted by the league to accompany the press release still shows LFL players pumping iron and doing calisthenics in the skimpiest workout gear imaginable with occasional close-ups of their hard, sweaty bodies. But at least we can get away from the wink-and-nod marketing of the league that danced around the fact that you were basically seeing an angry, mutated version of the Victoria’s Secret fashion show.

When the dust settles, it’ll be interesting to see what happens to the league. Can the LFL succeed where leagues like the Women’s Professional Football League, the National Women’s Football a.ssociation, or American Football Women’s League before it failed? Or will a move away from that which made it unique -- T&A – doom the league to the same fate as the others I just mentioned: DOA?

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would rather watch WNBA
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Who's going to watch this sh*t now?
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misleading thread title had me thinkin it would be the nekkid Football League
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Originally Posted by DaDon23
Who's going to watch this sh*t now?
they will be back in lingerie in no time
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Originally Posted by SacTown
misleading thread title had me thinkin it would be the nekkid Football League
 01-10-2013, 07:23 PMonline - #7
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Originally Posted by SacTown
misleading thread title had me thinkin it would be the nekkid Football League
in the same boat right here
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There is already a women's football league. I wonder if they're merging or something. I know one of the teams is in DC.




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That Guy Fly 17 heat pts17 space
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I don't have a problem with this. It ain't like them in lingerie had the effect they sought originally.

Hopefully this helps them become a better long term women's football league. Been to a few games in my travels and it's entertaining.
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That Guy Fly 17 heat pts17 space
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Originally Posted by snippet
There is already a women's football league. I wonder if they're merging or something. I know one of the teams is in DC.

There are a few women's football leagues in the country. This will be the one with the most fans right away.
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women nud3 wrestling > football
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bi*ches were out tearing ACLs in panties so I'm cool with it.
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Originally Posted by Fly 2ndComing
I don't have a problem with this. It ain't like them in lingerie had the effect they sought originally.

Hopefully this helps them become a better long term women's football league. Been to a few games in my travels and it's entertaining.
they can say goodbye to their sellout crowds and tv deal though
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Originally Posted by nightmare
they will be back in lingerie in no time
lol i put money that they make some adjustments....that half nekkid sh*t was the draw in

the 1st place
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Originally Posted by SacTown
misleading thread title had me thinkin it would be the nekkid Football League
Me to bruh
 01-10-2013, 08:47 PMonline - #16
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They actually think we watched them because we wanted to see some football?
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League will now be extinct within 3 years
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Originally Posted by lboog1423
Me to bruh
trip those
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Originally Posted by SacTown
misleading thread title had me thinkin it would be the nekkid Football League
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I used to watch from time to time and those girls were hitting HARD so I can't be mad at more protection but lei am gonna miss those nice a.sses running down the field.
 

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