Actually, that's the first time I've heard that complaint. I'm glad you liked it nonetheless. I'm open to ideas to improve/change the concept. Do you have more specific ideas how to incorporate the NFL more in to the designs? I agree with splashboogie (couldn't type that with a straight face). Look at the houston rockets/jj wtt one. Thre are no texans elements in there except for jj watt. The numbers are Rockets, the colors, the uni design, everything screams rockets. It isn't bad, however. It's just not a NBAxNFL. Its a "If NBA teams were NFL teams (and stole players from their nfl counterparts) It was meant to be a "what if" concept. You are focusing on the term mash-up. That wasn't my term. I understand what you want it to be. A actual blending of colors and logos. We wanted to keep it fairly straightforward and focus on the execution. I think if we went that direction, it would be much more artistic and that's not what they wanted. I have to work with the client to make them happy as well. Not my decision. I must adhere to the client's wishes.