Friday, July 14, 2017

Observations from a Maniac: A tale of two 5's.



Ever since the 2013 rebrand of the WVU football team has been using a custom "pick-axe" font. It has been used across the team's social media, stadium scoreboards and of course the football jerseys. However one thing I noticed during the first game against William & Mary back in 2013 was the 5's seem off. When put side by side the difference is quite noticeable. On the jersey version the top of the  5 comes straight off into a square. The 5 should look like a mirrored version of the 2. The difference especially sticks out with the number 25.

Below are some reference pictures.


What do you think? Let us know! It will be football season before you know it. Until next time; Let's go....