What does the GU on NFL jerseys mean?

Answer The "GU" patch on NFL jerseys stands for Gene Upshaw, the late executive director of the National Football League Players Association. Upshaw died on August 20, 2008, of pancreatic cancer. The patc... Read More »

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What does the GU on NFL jerseys stand for?

The GU on NFL jerseys stands for Glen Upshaw, longtime NFL Players' Association leader. Upshaw died just three days after his pancreatic cancer diagnosis in 2008. The GU patch debuted during the 20... Read More »

Who has sold the most jerseys in the NFL?

Brett Favre's Minnesota Vikings jersey was the best-selling NFL jersey prior to the 2009-2010 football season. Jay Cutler's Chicago Bears jersey came in second, while Troy Polamalu's Pittsburgh Ste... Read More »

Who makes NFL jerseys?

Reebok has manufactured all National Football League (NFL) merchandise since December of 2000, after signing a 10-year contract with the league. Reebok was given exclusive rights to make and sell j... Read More »

What does"GU"mean on the Falcons'jerseys?

The letters "GU" on the Atlanta Falcons' football jerseys are to honor and celebrate the late player and NFL Player's Association leader, Gene Upshaw. These letters and the number 63 were actually... Read More »