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Category: Pants

Flyers Finally Bring Back Cooperalls

For the first time in nearly 40 years, the long pants returned to the NHL ice.

Finally: Pats Bring Back the Silver/Grey Pants

After more than two seasons in the aesthetic wilderness, New England finally did what they should have been doing all along.

Blue Jackets Switch Road Pants from Red to Blue

For the first time ever, the Blue Jackets will wear blue pants as part of their primary road uniform.

Pocket-Palooza: Floodgates Open on Obscure MLB Uni Detail

Our story so far: In 2019, I wrote a blog entry about how Casey Stengel had a little pocket added to his uniform pants when he managed the Yankees and …

History Mystery Deepens as Pants Pocket Pics Proliferate

For all photos, click to enlarge The gent on the right in the photo above is Phillies manager Gene Mauch, who skippered the Phils from 1960 through 1968. Why am …

The Duke of Montreal: Snider Had Unusual Uni Modification

Click to enlarge Hall of Famer Duke Snider is best known for his 16-year stint with the Dodgers — first in Brooklyn and then in Los Angeles. But he also …

A Uni Watch Look at Bill Virdon

For all photos, click to enlarge Former MLBer Bill Virdon, who was Rookie of the Year as a player and a two-time Manager of the Year as a skipper, died …

Protect the Shield: The Strange Saga of the NFL Logo on Patrick Mahomes’s Pants

For all photos, click to enlarge Good morning, and greetings from Uni Watch HQ. Arrived back here yesterday afternoon. My North Carolina trip was sensational, but it’s good to be …

Frankly, Scarlet: Buckeyes to Go Mono-Red vs. Penn State

For all photos, cick to enlarge Things will look a little different for Ohio State’s matchup against Penn State on Oct. 30, as the Buckeyes yesterday announced that they’ll be …

Lions Make History with Surprise Uni Combo

Photo by Quinn Harris/Getty Images; click to enlarge There are few things in sports more routine and less novel than a Lions/Packers game. The two teams have been playing each …

Boned Again: Hidden Detail Lurking in Rams’ Unis

For all photos click to enlarge The photo above shows Rams quarterback Jared Goff and linebacker Leonard Floyd wearing the team’s dishwater jerseys. But if you look closely, you can …

Eternal MLB Pant-Length Debate Apparently Began With King Carl

Embed from Getty Images The photo above is from 1937. The gent on the left is New York Giants screwballer Carl Hubbell (most famous for striking out five consecutive future …

EXCLUSIVE: Collector Snags Grey Pats Prototype Pants

Click to enlarge Back in April, nine days after the Patriots unveiled their new uniform set, I broke the exclusive news that they had considered adding silver/grey pants as an …

Cowboys Confirm Two Different Patches, New Pants Color

For all photos, click to enlarge Good morning, and happy autumnal equinox! Autumn is my favorite season and “autumnal” is my favorite adjective (I like how the silent “n” suddenly …

Georgia Adds Alternate Unis; Browns Add Orange Pants

For all photos, click to enlarge There were significant developments on both the pro and college football uniform fronts yesterday — a rare pigskin daily double! Let’s start with the …