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Gene Upshaw, president of the players union, passed away this year.

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Q: What is the GU on the back of pro football helments?
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In football what does the GU on the helments?

It stands for Gene Upshaw if you are talking about the GU on the NFL player's helmets. He just died in 2008 and was the president of the player's committee. He also used to play for the Oakland Raiders

What does the GU stand for on pro football uniforms?

GU stands for Gene Upshaw. The patch represents Gene Upshaw because he was a big NFL union executive until he passed away in August, 2008.

Why is there a GU on the back of the NFL football helmets?

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.

What does GU stand for on football helmets?

Gene Upshaw

What does the GU stand for on the football jersey?

Gene Upshaw.

Why are football players wearing GU patches during the 2008 season?

The GU patches are in honor of football great Gene Upshaw who recently passed away.

What does GU mean on football jerseys?

GU stands for Gene Upshaw. See :

How do you say soccer in Korean?

Soccer/football = 축구 = Chug-gu

What does the GU stand for on football players jerseys?

Gene Upshaw. He died before the season started.

What is GU on football helmets?

The GU stands for Gene Upshaw's initials. Gene Upshaw was the Exectutive director of the NFL players association. Gene died August 20 2008.

What is the GU for on professional football uniforms?

Gene Upshaw was the head of the NFL Players Union. He's dead now.

What rhymes with gu?

gu is pan gu, nothing rhymes with it and pan gu is the chinese belief of who made the earth.

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