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USFL and BCL Unveil New Fan Loyalty Program for 2023 Season

Fan, Team, and Game Passes Feature Predictions on Game Outcomes, Participation in Challenges, and Exclusive Prizes and Rewards

LOS ANGELES (April 13, 2023) – The USFL and Blockchain Creative Labs (BCL), FOX’s Web3 media and creative technology company, are launching an all-new fans loyalty program in conjunction with the League’s second season that kicks-off this Saturday.

Located at, the loyalty program features three categories of free digital passes: Fan Passes, Team Passes, and Game Passes.

Fan Passes will allow members to participate in weekly in-season predictions on game outcomes to show off their football knowledge, accumulate points and receive commemorative Game Passes for attending games in any of the league’s four host cities — Detroit, Canton, Ohio, Memphis, Tenn., and Birmingham, Ala. Pass holders also will have the opportunity to participate in challenges to earn additional points and level up to higher tier passes. Fan Passes will be available free of charge at games by scanning a QR code during a jumbotron promotion in-stadium or online at

Team Passes dedicated to each of the USFL’s eight teams, including the 2022 Champion Birmingham Stallions, as well as the New Orleans Breakers, Memphis Showboats, Houston Gamblers, Michigan Panthers, Philadelphia Stars, Pittsburgh Maulers and New Jersey Generals, are available to all 2023 season ticket holders at no cost. Team Passes grant members access to weekly predictions, challenges, access to the “Holder’s Lounge” channel in the USFL Discord, and a 15 percent discount on USFL merchandise. Through participation in challenges, Team Pass members can compete and enter for a chance to win upgraded tickets, meet-and-greets, on-field access, and more exclusive experiences.

Game Passes notating fans’ attendance to USFL matchups throughout the season will also be available for free by scanning a QR code on site.

About the United States Football League (USFL):

Fun, fast, and physical, the USFL is a fan-first, stand-alone major professional spring football league. Run by experienced football leaders, the USFL’s successful first season finished July 3, 2022, at the Pro Football Hall of Fame Village in Canton, Ohio, with the Birmingham Stallions winning the championship by defeating the Philadelphia Stars, 33-30. FOX Sports and NBC Sports are official media partners, presenting all 43 regular- and postseason games for the eight-team league. Former NFL Dallas Cowboys player and current FOX NFL analyst Daryl Johnston is USFL President of Football Operations. Former NFL Vice President of Officiating and current FOX NFL analyst Mike Pereira is USFL Head of Officiating. “United By Football” for fans of America’s favorite sport, USFL Season 2 kicks-off April 15, 2023. For scheduling and ticketing information, visit and follow on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and TikTok.

About Blockchain Creative Labs (BCL):

Blockchain Creative Labs (BCL), a business and creative unit formed in 2021 by FOX and its Emmy Award–winning animation studio, Bento Box Entertainment, provides content creators, IP owners and advertising partners end-to-end blockchain computer ecosystem solutions to build, launch, manage and sell Non-Fungible Token (NFT) content and experiences, and fungible tokens, as well as digital goods and assets. BCL also manages a $100 million creator fund to identify growth opportunities in the NFT space.