The 17 Worst College Football Uniform Designs, Ranked (ISU throwback is 3rd)

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  1. mdclone

    mdclone Well-Known Member

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  2. Judoka

    Judoka Well-Known Member

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    So why are you wanting us to give them pageviews, exactly?
     
  3. ISUAgronomist

    ISUAgronomist Well-Known Member

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    +1
     
  4. Peter

    Peter Well-Known Member

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    I'm sorry but all those are awesome! This site clearly has no taste.
     
  5. Cyclonz

    Cyclonz Member

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    Haters will hate - I love the throwbacks.
     
  6. mkleve44

    mkleve44 Member

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    Obviously some websites are different. This site has us as the second best uniforms in the league for the throwbacks.

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      When arch-rival Iowa visits Jake Trice Stadium on September 14th, the Cyclones will do their home stadium's namesake proud by sporting the same style of uniforms that Trice wore for ISU prior to his untimely death from injuries sustained in a 1923 game against Minnesota.
      Honoring Trice close to the 90th anniversary of his death would be enough to make these uniforms worthy of a high grade. Adding to their cache is the fact that they look really good: The vertical gold lines against the dark red jerseys as well as the gold pants are very old-timey.
     
  7. MadCy

    MadCy Active Member

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    What is this new thing where people seem concerned about giving people and their sites pageviews? Seems like I have seen that often in the past few weeks.
     
  8. klamath632

    klamath632 Well-Known Member

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    It's not new. Website finances are driven by page-views and ad-clicks. Every time you view a website, you are giving that site owner revenue. **** Gizmodo, I'm not given them anything when they are ripping on our beautiful throwback unis.
     
  9. Cyclonepride

    Cyclonepride Thought Police
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    I really, really like our throwbacks, particularly because of who they honor. Indiana's (right) helmet looks like a jacked up candy cane.
     
  10. DBQR4CY

    DBQR4CY Active Member

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    How did ISU get on there but the ones Iowa wore last year didn't? Those were down right ugly. I was happy to see that an Oregon set made it, but many more could apply for Oregon. The diamond plate pattern was a bad idea.
     
  11. CycloneRulzzz

    CycloneRulzzz Well-Known Member

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    That indiana helmet is messed up. Worst one on list is wyoming ugh.

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  12. carvers4math

    carvers4math Well-Known Member

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    The Iowa throwbacks were better than the 80's Steelers' throwbacks they usually wear.
     
  13. bgprest

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    If that website had seen our throwbacks in context compared to the original Jack Trice era jerseys then they'd have been recognized as being much better.
     
  14. 4theCYcle

    4theCYcle Active Member

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    I don't know, I kind of agree with the guy on having Maryland #1. Those were hideous. But Wyoming's are bad too...
     
  15. cyclones500

    cyclones500 Well-Known Member

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    At least it has Maryland ranked properly.

    Those Notre Dame jerseys actually looking quite sharp. (Although I can't wait for the glove-trend to die).
     
  16. cyclones500

    cyclones500 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, I might "boost" Wyoming even below Maryland. Looks like someone dumped some paint on the uniform by accident.

    Let's call it a tie.
     
  17. longtimeclone

    longtimeclone Well-Known Member

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    I think it is pretty obvious that Oregon is on there for the page views. Who does a ranking by the arbitrary number 17? Probably thought if they throw them in last that there would be a noticeable spike in views.
     
  18. Luth4Cy

    Luth4Cy Well-Known Member

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    I'm sure just like we thought Iowa's throw backs were ugly last season they'll think ours are ugly this year.
     

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