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Players on the "RIGHT" Team, but "WRONG" Uniform

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23 minutes ago, VikWings said:

Still my favorite Vikings uniform they’ve ever worn.

Which version? I like when they had the darker helmets before 2002.

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To me, Willie Stargell (pictured here clean-shaven!) will be more associated with both of the Pirates' double-knit pullover jersey/beltless trouser combo sets of the 1970s and 80s (as he spent much of his career wearing them from 1970-82), than the traditional vest set pictured here (he spent his first 8 seasons, 1962-70 wearing them).

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1 hour ago, johnnysama said:

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To me, Willie Stargell (pictured here clean-shaven!) will be more associated with both of the Pirates' double-knit pullover jersey/beltless trouser combo sets of the 1970s and 80s (as he spent much of his career wearing them from 1970-82), than the traditional vest set pictured here (he spent his first 8 seasons, 1962-70 wearing them).

So, I'll be the one to ask: what exactly is going on in this photo?

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1 hour ago, MCM0313 said:

So, I'll be the one to ask: what exactly is going on in this photo?

 

He’s dropping a bat that’s on fire.

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11 minutes ago, ZipperClub said:

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Who the hell knows?  Maybe some publicity stunt?  Maybe just for fun?  Maybe just to get a cool picture?

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12 hours ago, DouglasQuaid said:

Which version? I like when they had the darker helmets before 2002.

 

I couldn't disagree more. Not only did the darker helmets not match the purple of the uniforms, but they sometimes looked almost reddish in direct sunlight.

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The new helmets fixed both of those problems, and the metallic color added a little visual pop to the uniform as well.

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21 hours ago, DouglasQuaid said:

Which version? I like when they had the darker helmets before 2002.

 

I agree with the post above me, the lighter helmet. I just love the UCLA stripes with the logo on the sleeves and yellow outline on the numbers. Although I think I prefer the Tarkenton-era home jerseys to the Moss-era.

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Derian Hatcher on Draft Day 1990 in the classic North Stars uniform which he never played in as they changed the uniform by the time he made the big club

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Double whammy, different jersey and no captain’s “C”.

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Al Horford - Atlanta Hawks (2015-16)

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DeAndre Jordan - Los Angeles Clippers (2017-18)

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Jordan Eberle - Edmonton Oilers (2015-17)

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Mark Giordano - Calgary Flames (2013-16)

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Joakim Noah, Derrick Rose, and Jimmy Butler - Chicago Bulls (2014-15)

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Giannis Antetokounmpo - Milwaukee Bucks (2013-15)

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Any of the Bulls' black alternates sans 2006-2012 featuring Kirk Hinrich

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Gerald Henderson Jr. - Charlotte Hornets. (2014-15)

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Cam Ward - Carolina Hurricanes (2017-18)

 

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On 3/30/2017 at 2:41 AM, ColeJ said:

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Even though these are just practice jerseys they are beautiful. 

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On 5/19/2018 at 4:57 PM, chrispw12 said:

Derian Hatcher on Draft Day 1990 in the classic North Stars uniform which he never played in as they changed the uniform by the time he made the big club

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I’ll raise you mike modano (look how young he looks!!) in his draft jersey.ModanoDraftedNorthStars.jpg

 

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Kawhi only wore this generation of Spurs uniforms for nine games. maxresdefault.jpg

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Papa Curry wore the Hornets' modified uniforms during his final year there - 1997-98.

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Bruce Matthews was the face of the Houston Oilers, and followed them to Tennessee; he spent the last three seasons of his career as a Tennessee Titan; so this is the right team, but wrong uniform, and wrong team name too.

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It's hard to believe, but Tampa Bay fullback Mike Alstott spent his rookie campaign in the last year of the Bucs' creamsicle uniform set.

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