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For the first time in 37 years, the United States Football League (USFL) held a draft on Tuesday night.

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Failing to compete with the NFL on its first attempt, the original USFL closed up shop in 1986 after four seasons (1982-1985).

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And while this 2022 version technically isn’t the same league, it features eight teams with eight of the original USFL team names.

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Tonight and tomorrow, each team is tasked with filling 38-man active rosters and seven-man practice squads.

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The first round was designated to selections at the quarterback position.

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The draft will continue through tonight and into tomorrow with 35 total rounds. Each round will be designated to a specific position group.

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The 2022 season is set to begin in April.