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Ask Sam Farmer: How do names get on jerseys so fast on NFL draft day?
Ask Sam Farmer: How do names get on jerseys so fast on NFL draft day?

Have a question about the NFL? Ask Times NFL writer Sam Farmer, and he will answer as many as he can online and in the Sunday editions of the newspaper throughout the season. Email questions to:  sam.farmer@latimes.com Question: My question concerns the NFL draft. If nobody knows the selection before the “select” announcement, how does the NFL have the correct color jersey, with the correct player’s name, for his immediate appearance onstage? There is no time! I can’t believe the league has thousands, or more, possible combinations already prepared, which are then trashed!? Ronald Palmer, Torrance Farmer: I had the same question last year, and here’s...

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