Sunday, July 12, 2020

1934-35 Chicago College All-Star Games

Thanks to an auction, we can see the exact coloring for the uniform used by the College All-Stars in 1934. The same uniforms were used again the following year.



August 31, 1934

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020

1960-62 Dallas Texans

Texans' helmet logo had a gold star, not a yellow one as previously thought.


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Monday, May 18, 2020

2004-2019 Indianapolis Colts

Colts helmet logo changed to a slightly darker, less-brilliant shade of royal blue and continued to be the open-topped version of the horseshoe.
The Colts' 2004 Thanksgiving throwback featured upturned tips on the rear-facing horseshoes.
The 2010 throwback helmet also featured upturned tips on the rear-facing horseshoes.


11/25/04 - IND @ DET
8/15/10 - SF @ IND (preseason)


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2019

1995-2003 Indianapolis Colts

Colts' helmet logo became royal blue version of the open-top horseshoe during the duration of the blue facemask era.




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1995

2003

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1995
2003




1990-94 Indianapolis Colts

Colts' helmet logo changed to the wider-opening version and became darker, almost to navy. Additionally, previously going un-noticed, the Colts' 1994 throwbacks featured a helmet logo with upturned tips.




9/25/94 - CLE @ IND
9/18/94 - IND @ PITT
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1990

1994

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1994




1988-89 Indianapolis Colts

The Colts' helmet logo shrunk a it more and became royal blue.



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1981-87 Baltimore / Indianapolis Colts

Colts helmet logo reduced in size and made thicker throughout. Horseshoe was slightly darker than we had shown before.

1981

1987

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1957-80 Baltimore Colts

Colts used a thin version of horseshoe logo of large size. Within individual photos you will see Colts with different spacing at the top of the horseshoes, as seen in this 1958 photo showing Johnny Unitas (#19) and Alan Ameche (#35).

1958
1970
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1956 Baltimore Colts

The Colts had a thinner horseshoe logo on the backs of their helmets and the tips of those horsehoes pointed slightly upward.

10/28/56 - GB @ BALT

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

1972 Buffalo Bills

Bills wore their 1971 socks and plain sannies in the 1972 preseason and a different stripe pattern on their sannies for Week 1.

9/3/72 - BUF @ CHB


9/17/72 - NYJ @ BUF

9/24/72 - SF @ BUF

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