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    Nebraska alternate unis

    Have just been released from adidas. The Huskers will be wearing them against Wisconsin. Expect similar unis from Wisconsin released soon.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tI_TI23HcoM&feature=share]adidas Football: 2012 Nebraska "UNRIVALED" TECHFIT Uniform - YouTube[/ame]



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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    Fugly.

    Michigan's unis with the "M" on the front last year? Brilliant. Beautiful.

    These? Just fugly and stupid-looking.


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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    Doesn't quite compare to last year's alternate unis:




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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    Quote Originally Posted by klamath632 View Post
    Fugly.

    Michigan's unis with the "M" on the front last year? Brilliant. Beautiful.

    These? Just fugly and stupid-looking.
    You really feel that way, or do you feel like that since its Nebraska?



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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    I hate them. Why would you take one of the most recognizable helmets in college football and paint it black?
    This has nothing to do with it being Nebraska. Sometimes, you just don't screw with history.



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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    Since the old saying is that at Nebraska "the n is for nowledge" it is clear addidas was going for the superhero look!

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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    I know a lot of us hate Nebraska. But even with hate aside...those are really bad...


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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    It guess I didn't remember black being one of Nebraska's primary colors.



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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    Quote Originally Posted by SuperCy View Post
    I hate them. Why would you take one of the most recognizable helmets in college football and paint it black?
    This has nothing to do with it being Nebraska. Sometimes, you just don't screw with history.
    The thing of it is that it isnt about changing history. Its about the kids, its about buzz, its about a lot of things other than what people like to complain about. Its a one time wear, they are not going to be changing their enitre image.



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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    Michigan and Stanford ripoffs



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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    Quote Originally Posted by cyinne View Post
    The thing of it is that it isnt about changing history. Its about the kids, its about buzz, its about a lot of things other than what people like to complain about. Its a one time wear, they are not going to be changing their enitre image.
    It's all about selling product. That's what all this alternate uniform stuff is about.


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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    those match how ugly most of the nebraska addidas gear for fans is.



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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    Quote Originally Posted by SuperCy View Post
    It guess I didn't remember black being one of Nebraska's primary colors.
    Black is big in the Nebraska program. The blackshirts are revered in the program. Because of this I can't believe Adidas didn't go with black shirts. They're so out of touch.


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    Re: Nebraska alternate unis

    Quote Originally Posted by SuperCy View Post
    I hate them. Why would you take one of the most recognizable helmets in college football and paint it black?
    This has nothing to do with it being Nebraska. Sometimes, you just don't screw with history.

    i agree that i love the old uni and would not in theory want it changed... but NU needs help with top recuirts these days.. this thing matters and makes them have something new, cool...

    They should have put the skull and cross bones of the black shirts on the helmet though...



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    Quote Originally Posted by cyinne View Post
    The thing of it is that it isnt about changing history. Its about the kids, its about buzz, its about a lot of things other than what people like to complain about. Its a one time wear, they are not going to be changing their enitre image.
    It's never about the kids. It's not about "buzz." It's about selling new jerseys or hats to fans. It's about money. Nobody is going to watch this game because both teams are wearing alternate uniforms. Either you're going to watch it or you're not. It's about the atheletic departments and apparel companies making more money.



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