Oregon football is the forefront of jersey innovation and has been for years. The relationship between the university and Nike CEO Phil Knight is well known and keeps the team with plenty of new fresh looks each and every football season. The newest Ducks jersey will make the team look, well, like actual ducks.
No, there won’t be feathers or anything along those lines, but there are some elements that will be reminiscent of the animals that are the team’s mascots.
If you look at the photos it seems like just a green and white combo that the Ducks have used before. However, a closer look shows the orange facemasks, representing a duck’s bill and orange socks and shoes that represent a duck’s feet. Here’s a better look from ESPN’s Darren Rovell.
Quack, quack, quack folks. Oregon takes on Colorado this Saturday at 5:30 p.m. Eastern.
Ryan Mayer is an Associate Producer for CBS Local Sports. Ryan lives in NY but comes from Philly and life as a Philly sports fan has made him cynical. Anywhere sports are being discussed, that’s where you’ll find him.