United States Football League. It was an independent springtime football league that ran 1983 to 1985.
No, but in spring of 2011 the owner of the new usfl wants the league playing.
Herschel Walker, with the New Jersey Generals, rushed for over 5500 yards during his 3 seasons with the USFL: http://www.oursportscentral.com/usfl/playo-z.htm
David Dixon was the original founder of the USFL as he began his pursuit of the USFL, as we know it, back in 1980. The league was formed and announced a press conference in 1982 with play beginning in 1983. You may find an interesting history of the USFL in Jim Byrne's book "The $1 League: The Rise And Fall Of The USFL." It is out of print, but your library or inter-library loan should be able to help you.
The cast of USFL on ESPN - 1983 includes: Don Heinrich as Himself - Announcer Paul Maguire as Himself - Announcer
Tampa Bay Bandits.
No , but they did have the S.A. Gunslingers of the USFL.
Skelly Stadium in Tulsa.