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Old 05-08-2012, 03:11 PM   #376
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i could have sworn we had players w yellow accents and players w white accents on the same field at the same time
And then there was Clinton Portis.
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And then there was Clinton Portis.
i mean last year. i know banks went w the all black cleats and paid for it. but what about the guys who had yellow accents vs the guys who had white accents?
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i mean last year. i know banks went w the all black cleats and paid for it. but what about the guys who had yellow accents vs the guys who had white accents?
my impression is those are both fine, since the base color of the shoe is black. the all yellow ones that deangelo, carlos and laron wore all burgundy ones are not allowed and they get fined for those. BUT im not sure this year since nike said they are coming out with team color cleats
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my impression is those are both fine, since the base color of the shoe is black. the all yellow ones that deangelo, carlos and laron wore all burgundy ones are not allowed and they get fined for those. BUT im not sure this year since nike said they are coming out with team color cleats
i thought both were fine too, so i guess they don't enforce that rule.
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  • Each team is allowed one "accent" color for shoes.
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i could have sworn we had players w yellow accents and players w white accents on the same field at the same time
Yea and I thought some teams had like mostly one color shoe. Remember Portis and his yellow shoes? didnt' they tell him that he had to wear the same color as the rest of the team and if the team all wore yellow then that was fine?

I think the teams can wear whatever color they want so long as they all wear the same color. for some reason the tape issue I thought was to cover up the name brand of shoe not authorized by the league. In other words if the league is using Nike your fine but if you want to wear Reebok then you have to cover up the logo.
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Yea and I thought some teams had like mostly one color shoe. Remember Portis and his yellow shoes? didnt' they tell him that he had to wear the same color as the rest of the team and if the team all wore yellow then that was fine?

I think the teams can wear whatever color they want so long as they all wear the same color. for some reason the tape issue I thought was to cover up the name brand of shoe not authorized by the league. In other words if the league is using Nike your fine but if you want to wear Reebok then you have to cover up the logo.
Portis was fined $20,000 for those shoes that didn't match the team. He constantly did things to draw fines and did not care. In that game, he was fined for the shoes, his socks and his tinted eye shield. They fined Sean Taylor $5000 that game for his striped socks too.



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From everything I have heard, the gold pants are gone.

I'm really disappointed, I loved them!
Really? No more gold pants? Dam. Where did you hear that? I thought the gold pants looked better IMO.
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Really? No more gold pants? Dam. Where did you hear that? I thought the gold pants looked better IMO.
Now I really wonder what the 80th anniversery retro uni will look like. Thats if they have one. Rumor was they were.
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yeah supposedly they are reveiling them tomorrow, im just hoping for something not hideious i would prefer the spear helmets though
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yeah supposedly they are reveiling them tomorrow, im just hoping for something not hideious i would prefer the spear helmets though
I've read somewhere else that one of the EA Sports execs have seen all of the alternates and has said that the Redskins uni is one of the better ones. It is supposed to be a completely modern look - not necessarily a throwback. Take that with a grain of salt, though.
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From Orakpo's comment of "Nike still working a third jersey" at the uniform unveiling, I think we could in for a new design instead of a throwback.


They recycled the 75th patch for 80 so I don't know.
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yeah supposedly they are reveiling them tomorrow, im just hoping for something not hideious i would prefer the spear helmets though
I'm just hoping there is no black!
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I'm just hoping there is no black!
Good because they have decided to go with a pink and purple theme with bedazzled seams. Should look hot.
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