The USFL is back from the dead. After debuting in 1982, the original United States Football League enjoyed a four-season run until coming apart in 1986. Now the league makes its fourth attempt at reviving the brand.
USFL games today: Monday, May 2
There are no USFL games today. Week 3 of the USFL schedule is in the rearview mirror, wrapping up on Sunday with the final two matchups in a four-game weekend slate. Week 4 of the USFL schedule begins Friday when the Philadelphia Stars (1-2) face the Michigan Panthers (1-2).
On Saturday, the Tampa Bay Bandits (2-1) escaped with a narrow 27-26 victory over the Houston Gamblers (1-2). In a matchup between undefeated teams, the Birmingham Stallions (3-0) came out on top of the New Orleans Breakers (2-1) with a 22-13 victory.
In Sunday’s Week 3 USFL action, the Michigan Panthers crushed the Pittsburgh Maulers (0-3) 24-0. Shortly after, the New Jersey Generals (2-1) picked up their second victory with a 24-16 win over Philadelphia.
The dates for Week 5 of the USFL schedule are still to be determined.
Here you can get your football fix until the NFL starts. Stay up to date on the biggest events in the USFL, complete with a weekly schedule detailing who plays and when.
Best USFL bets today (May 6)
2022 USFL schedule
All regular-season games on the USFL schedule are to be played in Birmingham, Alabama, at two different locations — Protective Stadium and Legion Field. Playoff and championship matchups will take place at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium, located in Canton, Ohio.
Down below you’ll find the USFL TV schedule throughout the year, which will be updated throughout the 10-week regular season.
Friday, May 6 – USFL Week 4
|Philadelphia Stars vs Michigan Panthers||10:00 PM||FS1|
Saturday, May 7 – USFL Week 4
|New Jersey Generals vs Pittsburgh Maulers||2:30 PM||Peacock|
|Tampa Bay Bandits vs Birmingham Stallions||7:00 PM||FOX|
Sunday, May 8 – USFL Week 4
|Philadelphia Stars vs Michigan Panthers||10:00 PM||NBC/Peacock|
USFL schedule – TBA games Week 5
|Pittsburgh Maulers vs Houston Gamblers||TBA||TBD|
|New Orleans Breakers vs New Jersey Generals||TBA||TBD|
|Birmingham Stallions vs Philadelphia Stars||TBA||TBD|
|Michigan Panthers vs Tampa Bay Bandits||TBA||TBD|
More games/weeks will be added to the 2022 USFL schedule once the dates and times become available.
USFL season results, scores
USFL Week 1 scores
Saturday, April 16
Sunday, April 17
|Houston Gamblers 17, Michigan Panthers 12|
|New Orleans Breakers 23, Philadelphia Stars 17|
Monday, April 18
|Tampa Bay Bandits 17, Pittsburgh Maulers 3|
USFL Week 2 scores
Friday, April 22
|New Jersey Generals 10, Michigan Panthers 6||8:00 PM||USA Network|
Saturday, April 23
USFL scores – Week 3
Saturday, April 30 – USFL Week 3
|Tampa Bay Bandits 27, Houston Gamblers 26||4:00 PM||FOX|
|Birmingham Stallions 22, New Orleans Breakers 13||8:00 PM||FOX|
Sunday, May 1 – USFL Week 3
|Michigan Panthers 24, Pittsburgh Maulers 0||2:30 PM||USA Network|
|New Jersey Generals 24, Philadelphia Stars 16||8:00 PM||Peacock|
Other key USFL 2022 dates
- Saturday, June 25 – Playoff semifinal
- Sunday, July 3 – Championship game
- Playoff games will be located at the Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio
List of USFL divisions, teams
There are two USFL divisions separating the eight teams set to play in 2022.
- Michigan Panthers
- New Jersey Generals
- Philadelphia Stars
- Pittsburgh Maulers
- Birmingham Stallions
- Houston Gamblers
- New Orleans Breakers
- Tampa Bay Bandits