Welcome the Hartford Colonials to the UFL

Here is the press release from the UFL regarding the naming of the Hartford franchise: The Hartford Colonials will proudly carry the name of the state capital of Connecticut and reflect the region’s long and distinguished history when they kick off the second United Football League season at Rentschler Field in the fall of 2010. […]

UFL Performs Due Diligence on Hartford Team Name

By Dan Canavan Connecticut Sports Law’s source at the United Football League (UFL) has reached out to us to provide an exclusive update on the Hartford franchise “Your Town, Your Team, Your Name” contest.  The UFL is very excited to bring professional football to the Greater Hartford area this fall, and league officials have been impressed by the […]

UFL Rolls Out Contest to Name Hartford Franchise

The United Football League (UFL) announced its “Your Town, Your Team, Your Name” contest to name its new Hartford-based team.  The league has suggested the  Knights, Yankees, Travelers and Guardians as potential team names, and is also accepting write-in votes.  Visit ctnow.com to cast your vote.