- Cardale Jones – DC Defenders
- Landry Jones – Dallas Renegades
- Matt McGloin – New York Guardians
- Aaron Murray – Tampa Bay Vipers
- Luis Perez – L.A. Wildcats
- Jordan Ta’amu – St. Louis Battlehawks
- Brandon Silvers – Seattle Dragons
- Phillip Walker – Houston Roughnecks
The rest of the 71-man rosters will be filled by the two-day draft, which will include the selection of other quarterbacks. Interestingly, Zach Mettenberger and Joe Callahan are in the draft pool, but were not in this initial group.
The XFL season will open on February 8, 2020, shortly after the Super Bowl.