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Wow, the white stripe DOES go up in back. That looks bad. As do the numbers. AND A BLACK FACEMASK! BWAHAHAHAHA!

Really from a Jaguars fan?

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Thats what I was thinking.

Wow, the white stripe DOES go up in back. That looks bad. As do the numbers. AND A BLACK FACEMASK! BWAHAHAHAHA!

hahahaha a jaguars fan making fun of this......

Wow, the white stripe DOES go up in back. That looks bad. As do the numbers. AND A BLACK FACEMASK! BWAHAHAHAHA!

Says the Jags fan

Wow, the white stripe DOES go up in back. That looks bad. As do the numbers. AND A BLACK FACEMASK! BWAHAHAHAHA!

Really from a Jaguars fan?

Does the fact that his team has horrible helmets somehow invalidate his opinion on the Vikings?

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I lucked out I guess. Just replace the two "Jaguars" with "Vikings" and the "1" to "2", "3", "4", "5", and "6" to get the other pictures.

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Well... I wonder how long THOSE have been up! Excellent detective work. The shoulders aren't as bad as I thought they would be, and honestly the whole look is just as tough as I had hoped. Somebody had better put *Spoiler Alert* on the title of this thread.

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Consider me a huge fan of this look.

These promo pics, though, show the newfangled padded belt loops that overlap the pant stripe:

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This is different than what we saw in the teasers from the Vikings:

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The non-padded, non intrusive belt loop style appears to be worn on this mannequin as well:

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Interesting, no? I hope that the promo pic pants on AD are not the actual pants, and have been changed since he modeled them. This is not a deal breaker by any means, just something I noticed. Skol!

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I'm curious to see what the numbers look like when you have something like 21, 22, 24, 25, 27. Do the second numbers get a rounded treatment so the horn "wraps" to them or not? If they do that, I think I might like the numbers more. If not, they're going to look incredibly clunky.

To the away jersey, I like that much more than I like the home set I think - the tapered stripe seems to work better on that.

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That is a solid update. It has modern touches (the numbers, flared stripe, offset pant stripe) but mostly retains a traditional look.

It is clean (no excess piping) but distinctive, and they didn't go all "oregon jaguars" on the helmet. A purple facemask would make

sense but the black fades into the overall design better than a grey one would.

I will give it an A. Far better than the D I would give Jacksonville.

Now, on to Miami.

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Wow, the white stripe DOES go up in back. That looks bad. As do the numbers. AND A BLACK FACEMASK! BWAHAHAHAHA!

Really from a Jaguars fan?

Ths

Thats what I was thinking.

Wow, the white stripe DOES go up in back. That looks bad. As do the numbers. AND A BLACK FACEMASK! BWAHAHAHAHA!

hahahaha a jaguars fan making fun of this......

Wow, the white stripe DOES go up in back. That looks bad. As do the numbers. AND A BLACK FACEMASK! BWAHAHAHAHA!

Says the Jags fan

Wow, the white stripe DOES go up in back. That looks bad. As do the numbers. AND A BLACK FACEMASK! BWAHAHAHAHA!

Really from a Jaguars fan?

Does the fact that his team has horrible helmets somehow invalidate his opinion on the Vikings?

Apparently me being a Jags fan means I somehow designed the Jags uniform or am responsible for it and thus means I can't make any comment about not liking any other design or something? lol I don't know. Maybe playing the "I'm a born and raised Minnesotan who witnessed Cris Carter's 1,000 reception in person when they played the Detroit Lions" card and people will then respect my opinion.

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All in all a massive upgrade. The shoulder stripes becoming points/sails/whatever doesn't look all that bad, honestly. Not what I was expecting, but still nice. The numbers are all kinds of goofy, and that's probably the set's one blunder. I don't mind the black facemask either. It's out of left field, but I feel it works for much the same reason the grey mask works for Cleveland.

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Wow, the white stripe DOES go up in back. That looks bad. As do the numbers. AND A BLACK FACEMASK! BWAHAHAHAHA!

Whatever helps you get through dealing with the atrocities that the Jags just unveiled.

LOVE THEM. The number look a lot better here than in the first leak, don't mind them.

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It's easy to saw you don't like the flared out sleeve stripe or the "horns" on the number font. But then again, take those away, and it's kind of a boring design. However I have no idea why they did the black facemask when there's no black anywhere in the uniform. I give it a B, but really want to see what it looks like on the field.

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