A new professional football league is bringing a team to Mobile.
The World Professional Football Association announced the launch of the American Patriot League. So far, two teams have been announced. Along with Mobile, a team has been confirmed for Daytona Beach, Florida.
The league will play its inaugural season in 2019 from February to July. The Mobile team will play at Ladd-Peebles Stadium. The squad's general manager and head coach will be announced in December.
A "name the team" contest has already started online. The winner gets $1000 and two season tickets. Entries must be received by December 15.