In 1959, Lombardi ordered that the Packers’ uniforms be revamped. The resulting design was almost identical to the unifo

In 1959, Lombardi ordered that the Packers’ uniforms be revamped. The resulting design was almost identical to the uniforms the team continues to wear today. In fact, the only major modification since was the addition of the ‘G’ helmet logo, which was added in 1961 and has never left. The logo was designed by then equipment manager Dad Braisher, at Lombardi’s request. Jonathan Vaughters: Well, it has made our team a lot deeper. And whenever you make a team deeper like that, it makes it just that much harder to make the selection for the big races. Guys who are...

The players’ case has gained momentum in recent years due to the suicides of several retirees including Andre Waters, Da

The players’ case has gained momentum in recent years due to the suicides of several retirees including Andre Waters, Dave Duerson and Ray Easterling that relatives claim resulted from football induced brain trauma. As a result, Kurt Warner and the Jets’ Bart Scott have joined a chorus of current and former players saying they wouldn’t want their children to play football because of the potential of brain trauma. Abdullah’s celebration came after he scored a touchdown against the New England Patriots in Monday game, which the Chiefs won 41 14. After intercepting a pass...

There’s the return of NFL Red Zone to look forward to, as well as exclusive content from NFL films America’s Game, A Foo

There’s the return of NFL Red Zone to look forward to, as well as exclusive content from NFL films America’s Game, A Football Life and Game Day and, as well as the traditional Thursday and Monday Night Football fare, on Sundays, there will be the usual triple bill of action, plus exclusive live coverage of two of the London International Series games. He finally admitted to himself last year that “I am no longer able to shoulder this burden,” he said in his statement. By filing for bankruptcy to reorganize and shed the debt, he’ll custom youth football uniforms...

Apart from Los Angeles, Baltimore Washington area, New York and San Francisco Bay area, Chicago has two major league bas

Apart from Los Angeles, Baltimore Washington area, New York and San Francisco Bay area, Chicago has two major league baseball teams. This city also has both the teams in central city. The only other city that has this distinction is New York. The Chicago Cubs play at Wrigley Field. The venue is located at the north side of Lakeview. This is the oldest team to play in the same city continuously ever since the formation of the National League in 1876. The Chicago White Sox of American League won the World Series championship during 2005. It was their first win since 1917 at The Cell or the US...

That’s not the result of pure happenstance. But it also doesn’t mean the Eagles reached for players out of necessity. Th

That’s not the result of pure happenstance. But it also doesn’t mean the Eagles reached for players out of necessity. There is evidence that signals the team approached this draft with the long term in mind; that view might explain why they took Washington cornerback Sidney Jones, who is recovering from an Achilles tear, in the second round and selected shifty San Diego State running back Donnel Pumphrey in the fourth round instead of a three down back. “We need a very well constructed longitudinal study,” says McKee, “looking at young individuals playing these...