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XFL debut features F-bomb on live broadcast, and fans go nuts

Jesse Reed
ESPN logo at Walt Disney World
Jan 25, 2020; Kissimmee, Florida, USA; General overall view of globe at the entrance to ESPN Wide World of Sports. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

The XFL debut Saturday between the Seattle Dragons and DC Defenders is defying convention in many ways, including an F-bomb on the live broadcast.

Check out the delayed reaction from the folks in the booth, who didn’t press the mute button quick enough (WARNING: Adult language):

Fans watching at home could not contain their excitement over the faux pas.