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This photo, apparently taken in a public restroom at the Steelers' facility, features Isaac Redman sporting the Steelers' latest money-making venture throwback uniform. It's a replica of the 1934 Steelers, a team that went 40 freaking years before not being a laughing stock.
We're not sure if these are supposed to look more like bumble bees or cartoon prison uniforms, but they are so atrocious that they pulled me personally out of my blogging apathy and into a rage-fueled complaining frenzy.
Think of a "yo mama so ugly" joke. Now, replace "yo mama" with "These uniforms" and all the hyperbole is suddenly made valid. Any fan caught owning one of these jerseys must be immediately deported to Cincinnati, where prison stripe uniforms are commonplace and even encouraged.
The immediate public backlash on Twitter from these uniforms is amazing. Like ten people have said they like them, and those ten people are only saying so because they think Isaac Redman will be their friend if they do. (Hint: Isaac Redman is not going to come to your birthday party)
On one hand, these uniforms are actually nauseating. On the other hand, I can't wait to see them at a home game so I spend an entire recap making bee jokes. But still, did you see that picture? The Green Bay Packers wanted to "honor their history" (a better history, I might add) with their original throwbacks with that weird dot with the numbers and whatnot. Those were easily the most atrocious looking football jerseys anyone had ever seen (Yes, including Eagles blue/gold throwbacks). Now the Steelers are looking to move into first place in the "oh my god what on earth are you wearing" competition.
There's isn't a high school football team that would suit up in this. The Florida Everblades wouldn't even wear something like this, and to drive home what a point that is, the following image is of an ACTUAL UNIFORM that team has worn:
God help us all. Regular season schedule later, draft next week.
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It was a busy day on Tuesday for Steeler Nation as the Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 schedule was announced and the new 1934 throwback jerseys and uniforms were unveiled. One last bit of information to pass along today is that unrestricted free agent tackle Max Starks reported via Twitter on Tuesday that his surgically repaired right knee is doing very well. He claims that he is ahead...
The Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 schedule has now be released and it includes 5 primetime games on it. Those nationally televised primetime games at Heinz Field include one against the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday, Nov. 12 at 8:30 p.m. (ESPN), and another on Sunday night, Nov. 18 at 8:20 p.m. against the Baltimore Ravens (NBC). Pittsburgh’s other national primetime games include road...
The Steelers unveiled throwback jerseys they will wear this season to celebrate their 80th anniversary (the franchise began playing in the NFL in 1933). The team’s official Twitter account shared photos of running back Isaac Redman modeling the jersey, and I must say, they are hideous. They would definitely be right up there with the Broncos on our list of worst throwback jerseys...
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The Pittsburgh Steelers are the oldest franchise in the AFC. Since being founded in 1933 the Steelers have won 6 Super Bowls, 8 conference championships, 20 division titles, and made 27 playoff appearances. They have called 6 stadiums home and have 25 representatives in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. What could [...]
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The Steelers are ready to play in their 80th season in the NFL and to celebrate they unveiled one of the worst uniforms I have ever seen. Big Ben should feel right at home in what looks like a prison uniform. The shot of Redman standing in the shower must have been Ben’s as well, we all know he does his best work...
The Pittsburgh Steelers unveiled their throwback uniforms today via their Twitter page, and they are interesting. The Steelers will don the uniforms below this season to celebrate their 80th anniversary. Your thoughts?
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The official release of the 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers schedule remains a few hours away but Gerry Dulac has reported via Twitter that the Steelers will indeed open up the 2012 season in Denver against the Denver Broncos and new quarterback Peyton Manning. The Broncos have been speculated as a possible week one opponent of the Steelers for the last several weeks.
The Steelers lost...
The 2011 season ended in a Mile High heartbreak for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Tim Tebow and Demaryius Thomas connected on an 80-yard TD play on the first play from scrimmage in OT in a wild-card game to cut short a Steelers’ season far short of expectations.
The Steelers won’t have to wait long for another crack at Denver – although a very different QB will be under center...
Here is the Steelers schedule for the 2012 Season.
Week 1: @ Denver- Sunday Night Football
Week 2: New York Jets
Week 3: @ Oakland
Week 4: Bye
Week 5: Philadelphia
Week 6: @ Tennessee- Thursday Night Football
Week 7: @ Cincinnati- Sunday Night Football
Week 8: Washington
Week 9: @ New York Giants
Week 10: Kansas City- Monday Night Football
Week 11: Baltimore- Sunday Night...