Report: Sarkisian looking to trademark name like coaches before him
Coach Steve Sarkisian is reportedly one of the latest college football coaches looking to take ownership of his name.
Coach Sark and his Trojan football team kick off the season at home on Aug. 30 against Fresno State.
By Bear Heiser
Name one thing Steve Sarkisian, Urban Meyer, Dabo Swinney and Gus Malzahn all have in common.
How about this: The aforementioned four have all pursued trademarks of their names.
Sarkisian became the latest to undergo the process, according to CBSSports.com. The first-year USC coach reportedly filed a trademark in November for "Sark," with the intent to brand it on clothing, accessories, information pertaining to college football and even videos. And that's only the beginning.
While at Washington, Sarkisian registered "Coach Sark" and "Bark for Sark."
Just think: Coach Sark could become the Kathy Ireland of college football coaches. Though, Sark might have some competition from Urban Meyer. Ohio State apparently is trying to trademark "Urban Meyer Knows."
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