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2009-08-10 12:00:00

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 10,/PRNewswire/ -- At a press conference today, United Football League Commissioner Michael Huyghue announced the Las Vegas franchise will be named the Locomotives and unveiled innovative team uniforms showcasing the Locomotives' "Premiere" season colors of silver, blue and white. The name "Locomotives" was selected after reviewing more than thirty thousand fan entries and receiving interpretation from industry experts and an in-house creative team on what attributes the fans...

2009-08-10 08:00:00

RUTHERFORD, N.J., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Football League announced its online retail store, www.GetUFL.com, will launch today, Monday, August 10(th). The UFL's e-commerce launch is in advance of the League's press conferences next week in Las Vegas, San Francisco, Orlando and New York to announce team names, unveil "Premiere" season uniforms and commence ticket sales. Team merchandise will be available next week after each team name is revealed. UFL's online store, managed in...

2009-08-06 12:52:00

RUTHERFORD, N.J., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Football League announced today the schedule for its "Premiere" season. The UFL's first game will be held on October 8th at Sam Boyd Stadium where the Las Vegas franchise will host San Francisco. This game will kick-off at 6:00 PM Pacific and will be shown on VERSUS in HD. The complete UFL "Premiere" schedule is: WEEK DATE TEAMS LOCATION TIME TELEVISION ---- ---- -----...

2009-08-06 11:00:00

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Football League (UFL) announced today the signing of 19 players for its Las Vegas franchise including quarterback Tim Rattay and linebackers Teddy Lehman and Brandon Moore. The complete list of players being announced today includes: Pos. Player College *TE Bergen, Adam Lehigh *OG Boone, Jason Utah *DT Bryant, Wendell Wisconsin *LB...

2009-07-27 15:33:00

RUTHERFORD, N.J., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Football League announced today that it has partnered with GameWear Team Sports as the UFL's Official Supplier of Uniforms and Practicewear. GameWear will also offer replica jerseys and will sell UFL licensed products to select retailers nationwide. GameWear Team Sports designs, manufactures and markets high-end custom athletic team uniforms and sells directly to consumers. "The United Football League's goal is to showcase emerging...

2009-06-08 14:00:00

NEW YORK, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- At a press conference today, UFL Commissioner Michael Huyghue announced William E. Mayer, founder of Park Avenue Equity, as the League's newest investor and owner of the UFL's New York franchise. New York Head Coach Ted Cottrell was also in attendance at the press event to welcome Mayer. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090608/NY29275LOGO ) "We are very excited to have Bill Mayer join the UFL as owner of our New York franchise," said UFL...

2009-03-02 11:48:22

Using ESO's Very Large Telescope, astronomers have gained valuable new insights about the atmosphere of the dwarf planet Pluto. The scientists found unexpectedly large amounts of methane in the atmosphere, and also discovered that the atmosphere is hotter than the surface by about 40 degrees, although it still only reaches a frigid minus 180 degrees Celsius. These properties of Pluto's atmosphere may be due to the presence of pure methane patches or of a methane-rich layer covering the dwarf...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.