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Old 05-12-2012, 03:21 PM   #526
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for those bitching about the color scheme and its similarity to BC and FSU...what do you want?
They'd prefer to look like Southern California (Trojans), or Arisona State, Central Michigan University, Ferris State University, University of Minnesota.

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Personally I prefer the metalic gold and dark burgundy. Teams that use these similar colors are:

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Re: 2012 NFL Uniform Thread - Nike takes over

The throwback uniform that Brian Orakpo and Ryan Kerrigan modeled the other day resemble the Boston College Eagles football team's jersey so much. Has anyone else made this observation?
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The throwback uniform that Brian Orakpo and Ryan Kerrigan modeled the other day resemble the Boston College Eagles football team's jersey so much. Has anyone else made this observation?
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Old 05-12-2012, 09:19 PM   #529
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So I've read we will only wear the alternate uni's for 2 games so I'm thinking at least one game will probably be Thanksgiving day. I'd presume the other would be a prime time game also if we have another one.
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they'd prefer to look like southern california (trojans), or arisona state, central michigan university, ferris state university, university of minnesota.

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personally i prefer the metalic gold and dark burgundy. Teams that use these similar colors are:

Bc
fsu
texas state university
bridgwater college
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Old 05-12-2012, 09:36 PM   #531
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The closeups allow you to appreciate the helmet so much more than just looking at it from afar. At first I wasn't a fan of the color of them, but seeing the closeups and how they were to resemble the old leather caps, I like it. HGI did great work on this along with Nike on the uniforms. Can we just stick with these for the whole year?..lol
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Whether you like the alternate uni or not I think everyone has to agree it could have been worse and thankfully not as bad as say the Steelers. So because of that I like them. Yes the helmet is different but the alternate uni is supposed to be from a time in which they used leather helmets and they were brown so this is just meant to give respect to those times.

However I'd love for them to keep the pants. Thats the Gold I'm looking for, not the yellow we have now, and I like the darker burgundy vs. the lighter burgundy we use now.
The Packers throwbacks are pretty bad too.

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The closeups allow you to appreciate the helmet so much more than just looking at it from afar. At first I wasn't a fan of the color of them, but seeing the closeups and how they were to resemble the old leather caps, I like it. HGI did great work on this along with Nike on the uniforms. Can we just stick with these for the whole year?..lol
I agree, awesome helmets. Very unique. I bet they become a best seller as far as alternate or retro uniforms go for the franchise. (Especiallly since its you know whos first year aas well)
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The Packers throwbacks are pretty bad too.

Those arent new are they? I remember seeing those before a bunch.....
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Those arent new are they? I remember seeing those before a bunch.....
Yep. Those are from the 2010 season. Apparently they aren't wearing a throwback this season.

But it's still bad.
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Hands down, the best throwbacks out there belong to the Detroit Lions.








I love the simple uniforms.
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I love the simple uniforms.
1000 times this. Love that they usually wear them
On thanksgiving too.
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They'd prefer to look like Southern California (Trojans), or Arisona State, Central Michigan University, Ferris State University, University of Minnesota.

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Personally I prefer the metalic gold and dark burgundy. Teams that use these similar colors are:

BC
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Texas State University
Bridgwater College
I remember back when we wore the Arrow helmets and ppl were saying that we were trying to copy off of FSU.....
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anyone else share my appreciation for these?


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anyone else share my appreciation for these?


Ah, the dreamsicle uni's. I like those!
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