In today’s abbreviated Ticker, we’ve got a Dick Butkus memorial and more.
- The Saints are going white-over-black in Foxborough this weekend.
- The Toronto Argonauts brought back their original logo to celebrate their 150th anniversary. Personally, I really like this logo and think it could work today. Make it the full-time logo! (From Wade Heidt)
- Reader Stephen Freedman pointed us towards this highlight reel from the Suns’ 2006 preseason game in Rome, noting the one-off jerseys they wore depicting the colors of the Italian flag. He asked us if this was a common practice at the time. I know that this happened at least one other time, when the Celtics were in Rome to start the next season, some of the first times we got to see KG and Ray Allen in Celtics unis.