Found November 04, 2013 on College Spun:
Many college football programs have decided to honor the military with special uniforms in 2013 — just this morning, Northwestern revealed spectacular ‘Wounded Warrior‘ uniforms for its game against Michigan. A few minutes later, another Big Ten school unveiled special America-themed helmets of its own: Minnesota. We will be wearing these M’s this weekend in support of past and present military personnel. #SupportOurTroops — Gopher Equipment (@GopherFBEquip) November 4, 2013 The helmets will be worn in this Saturday’s matchup against Penn State.

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