Ten Years Later...

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Wow. Ten years ago I began my tenure on Uni Watch as Bench Coach. It’s hard to believe it’s been that long. What you see above is a screenshot of my first (solo) post on this here blog. Some of you may remember it. I wanted to . . . → Read More: Ten Years Later…

College Football to Feature 150th-Anniversary Patch in 2019

More than two and a half years ago, I wrote that 2019 would probably be an epic year for anniversary patches. We’ve already seen the beginnings of that wave with the unveiling of the NFL’s crummy centennial logo. And yesterday came word that college football teams will wear a 150th-anniversary patch next season.

The . . . → Read More: College Football to Feature 150th-Anniversary Patch in 2019

NFL Unveils Crummy Centennial Logo That You’ll Soon Be Very Sick Of

The patch shown at right was used to celebrate the NFL’s 50th anniversary in 1969. Teams wore it on their shoulders.

It’s a great logo — simple, effective, attractive, a great riff on the league logo. And now that it’s nearly 50 years later, with the NFL’s 100th season set to unfold next year, . . . → Read More: NFL Unveils Crummy Centennial Logo That You’ll Soon Be Very Sick Of

Packers, Colts Unveil New Patches for 2018

It was a big day yesterday for NFL patches, as two teams revealed new commemorative logos and announced that they’ll be worn as jersey patches for 2018. In both cases, the patches get the job done in a somewhat workmanlike manner, but they aren’t all that exciting.

Let’s start in Green Bay, where . . . → Read More: Packers, Colts Unveil New Patches for 2018