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A Division II school has displayed perhaps the boldest helmet concept of the year

You've seen Connecticut's helmet stripes-as-helmet decal lids before.

Aug 29, 2013; East Hartford, CT, USA; Connecticut Huskies running back Lyle McCombs (43) carries the ball against the Towson Tigers during the second half at Rentschler Field. Mandatory Credit: Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports

Credit: Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports

And you've seen firearms on helmets before.

New Mexico State helmet

But I'll wager you've never before seen a helmet so boldly combine both concepts as these Northwestern Oklahoma State lids do.


To reiterate, this is just a concept. The Rangers also displayed concepts for red and silver lids as well. But here's hoping they go with the white one.

Update> Northwestern Oklahoma State confirmed via tweet this AM that they do intend to wear these helmets this year. Love it.