Brent Yarina, Senior Editor, April 13, 2013


How much does Brady Hoke dislike rival Ohio State? Enough, apparently, that the Michigan coach has replaced the team's red-numbered quarterback practice jerseys with full-on orange ones. Not just any orange jersey, either.

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According to, Oregon State provided Michigan with the threads. This is an interesting choice, all around. Not only could Michigan have gone with any color, it went with jerseys from a Nike school. Michigan, of course, is an adidas school.

The Wolverines addressed the issue, though, with a Michigan Spring Game patch over the Nike swoosh and by adding the adidas logo on its customary spot under the collar.

About Brent Yarina web editor Brent Yarina covers football and men's basketball for 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.