Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 19
  1. #1
    Speechless
    Points: 327,997, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 28.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VeloClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Posts
    19,538
    Points
    327,997
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,331
    Given: 10,737

    TCU new purple chrome helmets

    Apparently once again ISU is someone's Super Bowl as TCU is breaking out the new helmets for Saturday's game.

    TCU will wear purple chrome helmets this weekend | Dr. Saturday - Yahoo! Sports

    What do you think? Like or no like?

    Feel free to merge if this has already been discussed, but I found no thread.


    "There are five real good recruits in the state. We got three of them. One couldn’t get into school, and the other went to (the University of) Iowa...which is about the same thing." - Coach Johnny Orr

  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 81,659, Level: 88
    Level completed: 84%, Points required for next Level: 291
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Jordanj6502's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    4,071
    Points
    81,659
    Level
    88
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 143
    Given: 60

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    Quote Originally Posted by VeloClone View Post
    Apparently once again ISU is someone's Super Bowl as TCU is breaking out the new helmets for Saturday's game.

    TCU will wear purple chrome helmets this weekend | Dr. Saturday - Yahoo! Sports

    What do you think? Like or no like?

    Feel free to merge if this has already been discussed, but I found no thread.
    I think they are fine. I may change my mind when I see them with the uniforms on the field. But as a standalone helmet, it looks good.



  3. #3
    Rookie
    Points: 8,395, Level: 27
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 355
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    3 months registered5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Posts
    410
    Points
    8,395
    Level
    27
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    They look better than the helmets they wore for the KU game.



  4. #4
    Rookie
    Points: 10,929, Level: 31
    Level completed: 55%, Points required for next Level: 321
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    clonetil01's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    427
    Points
    10,929
    Level
    31
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 31
    Given: 42

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    Let's hope the uni change works as good for them as it did for Iowa



  5. #5
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 9,368, Level: 29
    Level completed: 3%, Points required for next Level: 582
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points
    jbclone10's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Denver, CO
    Posts
    326
    Points
    9,368
    Level
    29
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 113

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    I think they look good.



  6. #6
    Prospect
    Points: 89, Level: 1
    Level completed: 39%, Points required for next Level: 61
    Overall activity: 13.0%

    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    21
    Points
    89
    Level
    1
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    Quote Originally Posted by VeloClone View Post
    Apparently once again ISU is someone's Super Bowl as TCU is breaking out the new helmets for Saturday's game.

    TCU will wear purple chrome helmets this weekend | Dr. Saturday - Yahoo! Sports

    What do you think? Like or no like?

    Feel free to merge if this has already been discussed, but I found no thread.
    I wouldn't read too much into the new helmets. TCU has become something of an Oregon Lite with a lot of uniform changes in the last couple of years. I think they are doing the new helmets this week because it is the first home game in the Big12 and the school is hosting a number of recruits. Should be a fun atmosphere for the game though. TCU fans are not a rowdy fan base like say Tech or WV but does have a nice tailgating scene. Should make for a good, safe experience for visiting fans and their families.



  7. #7
    Legend
    Points: 276,570, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran
    klamath632's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    11,701
    Points
    276,570
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,462
    Given: 2,258

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    TCU shining their helmets up so pretty will be excellent practice for them. They'll be shining ours on Saturday.


    Last edited by klamath632; 10-02-2012 at 08:42 PM.
    Quote Originally Posted by isuno1fan View Post
    An extra point is 20yds there Einstein

  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 172,878, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran
    Cycl1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    North Liberty
    Posts
    7,312
    Points
    172,878
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 522
    Given: 97

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    i think they look sweet


    I LIEK CHOCOLATE MILK - The Partisan Bat

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Hmmm...I'm not a huge "weiner"
    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    "Yeah, Chris' weiner is a way bigger get than mine."

  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 106,680, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    huntt26's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    po' dUnk
    Posts
    9,134
    Points
    106,680
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 766
    Given: 256

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    We need more uniform and helmet combos too - it's the "cool" thing to do and the athletes love it. How do you get people to come to Iowa State to play football? You go crazy with the uniforms. Welcome to 2012. Go Cyclones!



  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 154,587, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 21.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran
    ISUCyclones2015's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Akron, OH > Ames > Dallas
    Posts
    7,356
    Points
    154,587
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,247
    Given: 386

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    With purple being one of my favorite colors, I think these look awesome.


    "Be passionate and bold. Always keep learning. You stop doing useful things if you don't learn. So the last part to me is the key, especially if you have had some initial success. It becomes even more critical that you have the learning 'bit' always switched on."

  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 172,878, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran
    Cycl1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    North Liberty
    Posts
    7,312
    Points
    172,878
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 522
    Given: 97

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    Quote Originally Posted by huntt26 View Post
    We need more uniform and helmet combos too - it's the "cool" thing to do and the athletes love it. How do you get people to come to Iowa State to play football? You go crazy with the uniforms. Welcome to 2012. Go Cyclones!
    might help jersey sales.


    I LIEK CHOCOLATE MILK - The Partisan Bat

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Hmmm...I'm not a huge "weiner"
    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    "Yeah, Chris' weiner is a way bigger get than mine."

  12. #12
    Starter
    Points: 18,714, Level: 41
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 236
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    hexodat64's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Ames, IA and MN
    Posts
    991
    Points
    18,714
    Level
    41
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 76
    Given: 39

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    They should wear these so Jantz plays better

    Attachment 15327



  13. #13
    Rookie
    Points: 9,585, Level: 29
    Level completed: 40%, Points required for next Level: 365
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points
    minnclone99's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Rompots
    Posts
    365
    Points
    9,585
    Level
    29
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 2

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    They're still purple.



  14. #14
    All-Star
    Points: 34,740, Level: 57
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 710
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    abcguyks's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Olathe
    Posts
    1,976
    Points
    34,740
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 150
    Given: 202

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    I can't understand why so many on this board get excited about uniforms - especially those for other teams.



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 45,600, Level: 66
    Level completed: 4%, Points required for next Level: 1,350
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    scyclonekid's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    5,608
    Points
    45,600
    Level
    66
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 162
    Given: 37

    Re: TCU new purple chrome helmets

    Well because according to the media our uni's suck, so we gawk at others and dream. I like our uni's, but having something very cool and different recruits like.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: ESPNU
  • HOOPS: Iowa State @ Texas Tech
  • February 10, 2016
  • 08:00 PM