Library Research Yields Bumper Crop of Early Bucs Info

Way back in June of 2016, I did a blog post about Bucco Bruce’s name. Reader Matt Sammon responded a few weeks later by sending me some really interesting Bucs info — which then got buried in my in-box, where I kind of forgot about it. Two and a half years later, I’m finally . . . → Read More: Library Research Yields Bumper Crop of Early Bucs Info

The Birth of ‘Gary’: How FC Cincinnati’s New Badge Came to Be

[Editor’s Note: Today we have a guest entry from our own Alex Hider, who has an excellent behind-the-scenes look at the development of FC Cincinnati’s new badge. Enjoy. — PL]

By Alex Hider

About six months ago, on May 29, Major League Soccer formally announced that the USL team FC Cincinnati would join MLS . . . → Read More: The Birth of ‘Gary’: How FC Cincinnati’s New Badge Came to Be

League You’ve Never Heard Of Debuts Uniforms You Won’t Watch

The Alliance of American Football, which is slated to begin play this February — and which is also slated, I’m fairly certain, to soon become the latest defunct league left in the NFL’s wake — released its inaugural uniforms yesterday. We probably won’t get to see these for very long, so let’s take a . . . → Read More: League You’ve Never Heard Of Debuts Uniforms You Won’t Watch

A Seriously Weird NFL Facemask

When I was a kid, I spent hours poring over the book The Pros, which one of my brothers had purchased years earlier and left behind in our house after he went off to college. It featured tons of great NFL photos from the late 1950s (and also lots of great illustrations and tons of . . . → Read More: A Seriously Weird NFL Facemask