Solved: The Mystery of BYU’s Red Dot

[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

Titans Add 20th-Season Helmet Decal

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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

Phils Surprise Living Daylights Out of Fans, Wear Cream Alts for Night Game

The Phillies wore their cream alternates with the blue headwear yesterday. They’ve been wearing that alternate uni design since 2008 — a full decade — but yesterday was different. It was the first time they’ve ever worn it for a night game. And the reason for that uniform anomaly is rooted in another uniform . . . → Read More: Phils Surprise Living Daylights Out of Fans, Wear Cream Alts for Night Game

Gophers Unveil New Uni Set

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February isn’t usually the time for college football uniform news items, but the Minnesota Gophers came up with a whopper yesterday, as they unveiled a new uni set that includes, as you can see above, an oar-themed helmet stripe and compass-themed helmet numbers. Those are references to . . . → Read More: Gophers Unveil New Uni Set