Quick quiz: How many writers have had the distinction of being laid off by ESPN and Sports Illustrated in the same calendar year?
Hint: At least one!
This decision has nothing to do with me and everything to do with the current state of the journalism biz, which is something I’ve been telling . . . → Read More: Fun While It Lasted: Uni Watch/SI Partnership Goes Kablooey After 7 Weeks
By John Ekdahl
The Buffalo Sabres will be wearing their “Golden Jersey” for select home games next season, celebrating 50 years of professional hockey in Buffalo. The jersey will go on display today for FanFest, and will be available for purchase one month from today on September 17th at The Sabres Store. More info . . . → Read More: Buffalo Sabres Announce ‘Golden Jersey’
Paul here, taking a rare August turn in the lede spot, because my debut column on the Sports Illustrated website is being published today. I wrote several freelance pieces for them earlier this year, but this is my first piece as a newly minted SI staff writer, so I wanted to introduce myself to . . . → Read More: New Chapter in Uni Watch History Begins Today
By John Ekdahl
Vanderbilt has a new alternate uniform for the 2019 season, which they unveiled at an event on Saturday. The helmets feature 82 painted rivets, in honor of Turner Cockrell who last year lost his battle with cancer. He wore number 82.
Vanderbilt unveiled its new “Battle Ready” football uniforms at its . . . → Read More: Vanderbilt Shows Off Their ‘Battle Ready’ Uniforms