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
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Reader Kyle Seely got in touch the other day to raise an interesting point. He noted that we all seem to agree that the Rams’ current uniform setup is a mess, thanks to the gold trim on the jersey but the absence of gold on the helmet. . . . → Read More: Why Do the Rams Look Bad but the Chiefs Look Okay?
[Editor’s Note: Today we have a guest entry from longtime reader and fellow journalist Cork Gaines, who found, and then solved, a good college football helmet mystery. — PL]
By Cork Gaines
While I was watching a recent BYU football game, a discussion came up about how the Cougars have mostly resisted the college . . . → Read More: Solved: The Mystery of BYU’s Red Dot
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Paul here, pinch-hitting again for Phil, who has this weekend off. More NFL news yesterday, as the Titans added a helmet decal to commemorate the team’s 20th season under their current moniker.
You may have forgotten (in fact, I had forgotten) that this anniversary . . . → Read More: Titans Add 20th-Season Helmet Decal