Clothes Call: Indiana to debut chrome helmet today

Pat Lovell-USA TODAY Sports

Pat Lovell-USA TODAY Sports

One of college football’s most-talked-about and over-analyzed new looks will make its debut in Week 3. That’s right, Indiana is debuting its polarizing chrome candy stripe lid Saturday vs. Bowling Green. See an @IUFBEquipment photo of the helmet in this post.

Clearly, the helmet is pretty flashy and makes quite the statement. But players love it, recruits love it, and that’s all that matters.

The chrome lid is just one of Indiana’s six helmets for the 2013 season. The Hoosiers debuted their state pride lid in Week 1 and went with the Block I last week.

Watch the Hoosiers reveal their new collection of helmets:

About Brent Yarina BTN.com senior editor Brent Yarina covers football and men’s basketball for BTN.com. He writes the popular uniform feature “Clothes Call,” which also focuses on the latest cosmetic changes across Big Ten arenas and stadiums. Read all of his work here. You can subscribe to Yarina’s RSS feed and follow him on Twitter @BTNBrentYarina.

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bc on 9/14/2013 @ 12:26pm EDT Said:

Tell the broadcasters that it is Western ILLINOIS not western Michigan!!

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