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Michigan will wear these in the season opener
On Monday evening, Michigan released its uniform plans for the season, which include a special edition uniform for the Cowboys Classic against Alabama.
The shoulders will have a thick maize stripe and a blue block ‘M’ and even though it’s not shown in the rendering, the helmets will still have numbers. The gloves will have the lyrics to The Victors on them.
The school also announced that the helmet numbers will be discontinued following the Alabama game and there will be no other uniform iterations aside from the regulars the rest of the regular season. It leaves open the possibility of commemorative uniforms for the Big Ten Championship game or the bowl game, however.
I used to be of the mindset that the Michigan uniform should not be messed with, but...