It is a good thing I check my SPAM folder. Otherwise, Andrew Seagraves's submission for his Oklahoma City Rattlers would have never made it to okiraqi.org. Mr. Seagraves found our contest on Uni-Watch.com, so thanks again to that site. They've referred over 10,000 unique visitors to our site. We appreciate it. Our original post asking for logo submissions is: NFL in OKC? Here is what Seagraves had to say about his design:
It's not Roughnecks but I like the design and concept. Here's his full entry:
I think this color and uniform scheme would look good on a team named Roughnecks. I shared that with Seagraves. He agreed to try his hand at converting this into a Roughnecks entry, and we'll see what he designs by the weekend. Thanks again to Mr. Seagraves.
Designing the Roughnecks
If you want to help create this hypothetical potential NFL team in Oklahoma City, send logo/uniform designs to OklahomIraqis@gmail.com. Be sure to include your Web site or social media handle. The winner may get something from our league store.
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