Nebraska adds a special one-game uniform, including black helmets, a jersey with black shoulder stripes, and a large black N on the chest.
Excusing the addition of black, designers have mentioned the fact that Nebraska vs Wisconsin is all red and white. Adding the black doesn’t sit well with long-time traditional-minded fans.
Check out the video: Nebraska Alt Uniforms
What do you think? Great alternative look to provide distinction? Or, crazy gimmick?
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