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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    Yeah, this is lame. Change for change's sake. Matte for matte's sake.



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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    I think I would rather grt a concussion then wear that



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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    Quote Originally Posted by Kagavi View Post
    Multiple shades of red definitely throw the whole thing off. The most successful matte helmets feature a sticker logo with one color. Here are two modest suggestions that I whipped up:

    Attachment 27304

    Attachment 27305
    The bottom one is freaking amazing. It's so simple. I don't understand why we can't do something like that. I like that helmet even better than our normal one. I really wish we'd do more with that old tornado logo



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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    Never liked the "I State" logo much less the USC look alike uni's. But this helmet just looks like a brown bag lunch.



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    Re: ISU Gets A New Helmet After All...

    Change the decal along with it... make the logo part of the helmet, not a sticker, and I am in. otherwise, its a weak attempt at being cool.



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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    Doing something for the sake of being able to say we did it isn't working in our favor here. If you're going to go to the time of getting matte helmets, do something other than stick crappy stickers on it that completely ruin the look. While I'm not big on all the helmet/uniform trends, if you're going to do it, at least do something that looks better than a D3 High School would have.


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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    This is the best one i've ever seen. Love it.



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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    Quote Originally Posted by snowcraig2.0 View Post
    Everyone realizes that this...



    ...and any iteration of it is dead, right? For a long, long, long time. Do you guys understand the concept behind a rebranding?



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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    Like the matte finish, don't like the delivery with the current decals. Love the block I in Kagavi's first picture, but I'm pretty sure that violates our own logo rules. Can't have the I without the STATE.



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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    Quote Originally Posted by roundball View Post
    Everyone realizes that this...



    ...and any iteration of it is dead, right? For a long, long, long time. Do you guys understand the concept behind a rebranding?
    Actually - I'm not sure it is.

    http://www.cyclones.com//pdf1/91754.pdf

    Now - I hate it. I'll agree with you there, if that's what you're saying. But I don't think it's dead.

    Edit: And isn't an iteration of that what is in the MBB uniforms this past season?




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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    Quote Originally Posted by RubyClone View Post
    Actually - I'm not sure it is.

    http://www.cyclones.com//pdf1/91754.pdf

    Now - I hate it. I'll agree with you there, if that's what you're saying. But I don't think it's dead.

    Edit: And isn't an iteration of that what is in the MBB uniforms this past season?

    I think that's outdated and has been replaced with this.

    Doesn't explain the back of the jersey thing, though...



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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    7 wins and I couldn't care less about what anything looks like.



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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    Quote Originally Posted by roundball View Post
    Everyone realizes that this...



    ...and any iteration of it is dead, right? For a long, long, long time. Do you guys understand the concept behind a rebranding?
    I am just going to chuckle and tell you that you need to check out cyclones.com a little more closely.



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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    Is it just me, or does the "matte" look a lot more like dusty rose than anything remotely cardinal?




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    Re: ISU Get A New Helmet After All...

    Ugliest helmet I've seen so far. I know its going to make us look slow. Of course if we win when they wear it I'll love it for sure.



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