Allen Barrett '03 has been named Director of Communications & Media Relations for the Tampa Bay Vipers of the newly reformed XFL who will begin playing in 2020. The XFL is a professional football league owned by Vince McMahon's Alpha Entertainment. It is the successor to the previous XFL, which was controlled by the World Wrestling Federation and NBC and ran for a single season in 2001. Barrett spent the last 11 years with the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers, where he most recently served as the Senior Communications Manager. The Vipers will play home games in Raymond James Stadium, which also serves as home to the Buccaneers.