Where did the Green Bay Packers get their logo?
The Green Bay Packers had added the familiar oval “G” logo in 1961 when Vince Lombardi asked Packers equipment manager Gerald “Dad” Braisher to design a logo. Braisher tasked his assistant, St. Norbert College art student John Gordon. In 24 hours, Gordon sketched the initial draft.
What does the G stand for in Green Bay?
The G stands for Green Bay.
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Who had the G first Packers or Georgia?
Athletic Director Joel Eaves called for permission which was granted. However, since its inception in 1961, the Green Bay “G” has been redesigned several times and now looks like Georgia’s original 1964 “G.” Georgia is proud that the Packers apparently liked the special nuances of the Bulldogs’ forward-looking “G.”
Why is the Chicago Bears logo AC?
The Bears ‘C’ logo first appeared on the helmets in 1962. … (The “C” is in the same font as the ‘C’ long worn on the Cincinnati Reds’ baseball caps, as well as very closely resembling and likely copying the University of Chicago Maroons ‘C’ logo introduced in 1898).