Gene Upshaw - He was the executive director of the NFL Players' Association. He died last year.
Gene Upshaw I believe.
It was for a fallen NFL idol Gene Upshaw
In 2008 the NFL placed the "GU" decals on the back of each player's helmet in honor of Gene Upshaw, a retired player and the head of the NFLPA who passed on recently.
GU stands for Gene Upshaw, he was head of the player's union and retired NFL player. He passed away just before this season started.
GU stands for Gene Upshaw a hall of fame linbacker who played for the raiders he passed away.
Gene Upshaw, 15 year member of the Oakland Raiders, Hall Of famer died August 2008
GU is actually on NFL uniforms, and are the initials of the late Gene Upshaw. The players union president who died this past offseason.
Gene Upshaw. He was the player union boss before he passed away.