The Aesthetics of a 17-Game NFL Season

As you’re probably aware by now, the NFL recently decided to expand its 16-game regular season — the standard for a non-strike season since 1978 — by adding a 17th game.

My primary thought about this was that sports schedules usually feature an even number of games — 162 for MLB; 82 in the […]

If The NFL’s ‘One Shell Rule’ Were Revoked (AFC Edition)

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Good morning Uni Watch readers! I hope everyone is still doing OK and staying safe (and getting vaccinated if possible). Spring has sprung (at least in my nape of the way), and with the weather getting warmer and innoculations increasing, hopefully we can return to normalcy in […]

If The NFL’s ‘One Shell Rule’ Were Revoked (NFC Edition)

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Good Sunday morning to all Uni Watchers, and for all those celebrating, a Very Happy Easter as well. I hope all are safe and well.

With the recent news that the NFL may be lifting its “one shell rule” (you can read a great explainer that Paul […]

Jordan Grimes Redesigns The Cincinnati Bengals

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Good Palm Sunday morning Uni Watchers. As always, I hope everyone is staying safe (and getting those COVID-19 vaccinations!) and doing well otherwise.

A little over a month ago, I ran an article in which uniform designer Jordan Grimes redesigned the New Orleans Saints, […]