I posted a low resolution copy of the UNT helmet the Associated Press moved the other day and noted that there is a good chance that the Mean Green would wear that design this season.
It was one of the more popular blog posts of the last few days, which — A. makes me sad and B. prompted me to ask for some additional information on this important topic.
Here’s the deal.
UNT officials noted the popularity of the special helmets the Mean Green wore at times last season and decided to go with a similar design this year.
The “North Texas” on the side of UNT’s helmets has been retired.
UNT fans can now …
When you see it's almost football season: http://t.co/GYugSWO8Zj
— Ben Baby (@Ben_Baby) August 18, 2014
Credit my partner in crime Ben Baby for creating this pretty awesome highlight of Dan McCarney after taking on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
Mac is great about participating in charitable events.
I suspect there will be dancing in the streets at the news that the North Texas helmets are no more.