Minor Professional Football League
Hometown: El Paso, Texas
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Established: 2016
Owner: Jesse Rose
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2017: 8-3 League Quarterfinalist (Minor Professional Football League)

Team History

The West Texas Lions begin their inaugural season in the Minor Professional Football League in March.

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West Texas Lions News

West Texas Lions look to pull off their biggest win ever on Saturday

Eight teams remain in the Minor Professional Football League playoff race and once Saturday’s games are in the books, the winners will advance to The Standing Four. The West Texas Lions are hoping to claw their way in to The Standing Four, but it would take their biggest win ever...

Everything the West Texas Lions have worked for hinges on what happens Saturday in El Paso

The rivalry games between the developmental football teams in El Paso never disappoint and this Saturday has the potential to become an instant classic as the West Texas Lions host the El Paso Seminoles in the first round of the Minor Professional Football League playoffs. “Many...

The Minor Professional Football League playoff picture is taking shape

This year, the Minor Professional Football League has 19 members: nine in the Metro Division and five in each the Plains Division and the Capital Division. With the regular season winding down, the playoff picture is starting to take shape in the MPFL. In fact, the majority of...

Scrimmage: West Texas Lions blank cross-town foe El Paso Armor 14-0

If it were an actual game and not a scrimmage, the West Texas Lions would have their first ever win as an organization on Saturday – and one to write home about – as the first-year team blanked cross-town foe, the El Paso Armor 14-0. “Our defense did a great job in...

Friends become enemies when Las Cruces Kings host West Texas Lions

Countless good relationships come over time from being in the developmental football world, but on Saturday, friends will become enemies for four quarters as the Las Cruces Kings host the West Texas Lions. “I have a lot of love and respect for the Kings organization and I...