Back in July, we showed you a leaked photo of gold chrome helmets for the Washington Huskies that basically set the world on fire. They were shiny, they were sleek, and they were way different than any other lids that Washington has donned before:
Photo by @Taylor_Losness (deleted since)
We knew that the helmets existed, and Steve Sarkisian confirmed that they would be worn at some point this upcoming season. Earlier this week, news broke that the blinding gold brain protectors would be worn this weekend against Arizona:
Helmet news: #Washington will wear their metallic gold helmets this weekend in their game against #Arizona. Pic: pic.twitter.com/lMNfbcCr3X
— Marshall Cherrington (@mcherrington22) September 27, 2013
Both Washington and Arizona are an undefeated 3-0 heading into the matchup — is it safe to say this game is for the gold?