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What if the NFL and USFL Merged in 1987? (Part IV)

By Phil Hecken Follow @PhilHecken Good Saturday Morning, Uni Watch nation. I hope everyone has had a good week! Once again, I’m back with Chris Diamond, who in March brought …

What if the NFL and USFL Merged in 1987? (Part III)

By Phil Hecken Follow @PhilHecken Good Sunday Morning everyone! I’m back today with the inimitable Chris Diamond, who last month brought us a couple terrific think pieces about what might …

An In-Depth Look at the USFL’s New Uniforms

By Phil Hecken, with Jimmer Vilk Follow @PhilHecken Greetings, and a good Saturday to all readers! Last weekend, the USFL (Mach Deux) began its (new) inaugural season, with four games …

The USFL Returns: Are You Ready For Some Football?

By Phil Hecken Follow @PhilHecken Greetings and Good Sunday Morning. Chag Sameach to those observing Passover, and a Happy Easter to all those celebrating. What better way to celebrate a …

What if the NFL and USFL Merged in 1987? (Part II)

By Phil Hecken Follow @PhilHecken A good Saturday morning to you all. I hope everyone has had a good week! Last Saturday, I ran Part I great think-piece by Chris …

What if the NFL and USFL Merged in 1987? (Part I)

By Phil Hecken Follow @PhilHecken Good morning and a good Saturday, Uni Watchers. Hope everyone had a good week. Baseball is back baby! Got the first part another fun “What …

USFL 2.0 Releases Inaugural Uni Sets for All Eight Teams

The new USFL unveiled new uniforms yesterday for all eight of its teams. It was an interesting unveiling, as they did one team per hour from 8am to 3pm — …

How the Gunslingers Got Their Uniform Design

Click to enlarge Reader Gene Sanny, who you may recall from his sensational WFL-themed electric football project, recently stumbled across Billy Schott on Facebook. Schott was the designer of the …

Doing a Damn GUD Job Tracking the USFL

By Phil Hecken As many of you know, I looooooove the work of the guys who run the Gridiron Uniform Database (GUD, for short), which was the brainchild of Timmy …