On Saturday and Monday I linked to some images suggesting that the manager and coaches on the 1973 Indians wore piping on their caps. But either of those shots could have been taken during spring training, and I remained unconvinced that the Tribe’s brain trust actually went with piping-clad headwear for the ’73 season. . . . → Read More: The Cap of Authority
When I was taking part in that Ping-Pong tournament last week, I ended up yakking a bit with a chick from Buffalo named Aimee. At one point she asked what I did for a living. When I told her, she said, “Really? Uniforms? Because let me tell you, coming from Buffalo, I have some . . . → Read More: Monday Morning Uni Watch
By Phil Hecken, with “The Jeff” Provo
Last weekend, I took a look back at color versus color in the NFL, from an historical perspective. That focused mostly on the more recent pairings of color versus color games. This past Thanksgiving, the Patriots and Lions engaged in another color against color matchup (a rematch . . . → Read More: NFL Color vs. Color – Part II: Back to the Future
Paul here, making a rare Saturday appearance. Just in time for holiday shopping season — what a coincidence! — two NHL teams have just unveiled their new third jerseys. Let’s take a look-see, beginning with the Blue Jackets, who unveiled their new jersey on Thanksgiving Eve:
This strikes me as an okay hockey . . . → Read More: Why Is This the Only Sport That Calls It â€˜Thirdâ€™ Jersey (instead of an alternate)?