Vintage NFL Highlight Film Offers a Trove of Uni Goodness

A few months ago, a guy named Dave Volsky posted a two-hour video to YouTube (see above). The video, which is apparently a slightly adjusted/edited version of a video he originally posted in 2017, is a compilation of 1960s NFL and AFL highlight footage, all set to classic NFL Films-style music. There’s no Voice . . . → Read More: Vintage NFL Highlight Film Offers a Trove of Uni Goodness

Brad Wolf Redesigns The Browns

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The Cleveland Browns, I think we can all agree, are sorely in need of a uniform redesign, and thankfully, after this season, they will get one. Alas, we’re still stuck with these things for one more season. The Browns unis are so bad they’ve actually asked the . . . → Read More: Brad Wolf Redesigns The Browns

The Untold Story of the NFL Game Face

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Back in January I retweeted a photo of a ski mask designed to look like an NFL helmet. Those ski masks, called Game Faces, were sold back in the early 1990s, but I had completely forgotten about them until I saw that tweet. I soon got a . . . → Read More: The Untold Story of the NFL Game Face

Lawyer’s Tweet Sparks False NFL Throwback Speculation

An odd little drama played out in the uni-verse yesterday. It was nominally about the NFL, the Vikings, and the 1920s franchise the Duluth Eskimos (whose old jersey design is shown above). But in the bigger picture, it was really about misinformation, speculation, and bad journalism.

It began when an intellectual property attorney named . . . → Read More: Lawyer’s Tweet Sparks False NFL Throwback Speculation