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What do we make of this possible new helmet?

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by Jens1893, Feb 7, 2013.

  1. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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  2. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Tweeted by the CU Equipment guys
     
  3. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King Club Member

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    no....it looks like we are heading into Maryland territory
     
  4. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

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    it looks blue.
     
  5. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    False alarm

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  6. Lt.Col.FrankSlade

    Lt.Col.FrankSlade Well-Known Member

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    That must be something for Matt Russell.
     
  7. The Ogre

    The Ogre Club Member Club Member

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    At least Maryland's uni's reflect their screwy (admitedly kinda cool) flag, I'd want to see the rest of the CU uniform, how logos are used and whatnot before I confirm my negative suspicions. I'm a bit of a traditionalist, but am FAR more concerned with the scoreboard than what the Buffs wear - as long as it's never powder blue again.

    Oh... after seeing the above Bronco/Buff helmet pic, I still stand by this^^ in general.
     
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    Dorn09 Well-Known Member

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    CUFan Welcome back Club Member

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    tsarbomba One Damn Dirty Ape Club Member

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    That was an item that you could get for purchasing a "balloon" at the football preview luncheon. I think it was a $5000 balloon, but I am not sure, as I was not playing close attention. I seem to remember Matt Russel saying something about the close relationship between the Donkeys and the Buffs.
     
  11. BuffUp

    BuffUp Go Buffs Club Member

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    Love my BUFFS and like the Bronco's, but that is not even close to worth $5000. Could have at least got the stripe straight dividing the blue/gold.
     
  12. BuffNut99

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    CUBUFF80 No Stinkin' Title Club Member

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    It's for this guy:
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  14. CUFan

    CUFan Welcome back Club Member

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    Look to the cookie.
     
  15. OUBuff

    OUBuff American Club Member

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    I can make a hat... or a brooch... or a taradactle
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  16. BehindEnemyLines

    BehindEnemyLines beware the habu Club Member

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    It appears to be offset so that the pink "lance" is shown on the blue background. Prolly would look kinda shatty if the pink overlayed the gold.
     
  17. phil

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    The problem with that helmet, as a donor, is that it's impossible to display. I have a CU helmet in my office, but it's set at an angle to show off the Ralphie logo. Doing so with that helmet would only show one side or the other, not both. Setting it straight on would just look stupid. If we really want to look at alternate helmets, we should talk to the men's lacrosse team. Lacrosse produces some SICK helmets. Lacrosse pioneered the matte black look with Princeton partnering with Warrior, and our team has produced some nice looks as well (black with baby blue Buffs script). And Warrior just gave St. John's some really nice helmets
     
  18. GoonieBuff

    GoonieBuff BBFCFM Club Member

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    Baby blue suggestion in the first post? You're lucky that it's the weekend and nobody's quick with the ban hammer.
     
  19. SINKRATZ

    SINKRATZ Club Member Club Member

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    We have a men's lacrosse team?
     
  20. neil29fp

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    You obviously don't have a rotating helmet case.
     
  21. 96 Buff

    96 Buff Resident Commie Bastard Club Member Junta Member

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    Really?
     
  22. neil29fp

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    Ever had newmoanya?
     
  23. SuperiorBuff

    SuperiorBuff Well-Known Member

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    My 15 year old son thinks it is awesome. I'm willing to think recruits will too.
     
  24. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    As much as I hate these new uniform concepts (and I realize the OP was not a real one), I'm in favor of doing whatever it takes to make CU gear a popular buy for kids in Los Angeles. It really doesn't matter if I think it looks ridiculous.

    A good start might be some signature gold Nike shoes. Cleats for football & high tops for basketball.
     
  25. Clean Undies

    Clean Undies Flagship of the 12-Pac Club Member

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    Baylor also beat us to Mike MacIntyre's daughter.

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  26. OUBuff

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    I guess you both were dino-geeks growing up. I heard about you people, but thought it was just a myth.
     

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