Cool and Unusual Helmets and Uniforms from the Great White North...East

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By Phil Hecken with Leo Strawn, Jr.

Gonna be a (relatively) short post today — just the lede, one sub and ticker — but it’s a great one: Part III of Leo Strawn’s fantastic look-back at the unis and helmets of the Canadian Football League. Hope everyone in the lower 48 (and . . . → Read More: Cool and Unusual Helmets and Uniforms from the Great White North…East

Cowboys Wear Blue at Home

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Rare sight yesterday in Dallas, as the Cowboys wore blue at home against Washington. This has become something of a Turkey Day tradition for the Cowboys: They also wore the blue jerseys on Thanksgiving in 2014 and 2013, plus they’ve also worn blue Thanksgiving throwbacks at various . . . → Read More: Cowboys Wear Blue at Home

Some Thoughts About Giving Thanks

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Last Saturday the Tugboat Captain and I took what will probably be our final walk in the surf for 2016. The water, which has been getting colder by the week, was barely bearable. It’s possible that we’ll go to the beach again at some point this winter, . . . → Read More: Some Thoughts About Giving Thanks

Ladies and Gents, Your Vegas Golden Knights

The NHL’s new Las Vegas franchise finally revealed its name and logo last night. I gave my thoughts on the logo in this ESPN piece, which was published last night (although, as I mentioned at the top of that piece, it’s difficult to assess a sports team’s logo without knowing how it fits into . . . → Read More: Ladies and Gents, Your Vegas Golden Knights