Some of the best alternate uniforms we’ve seen in recent years have come from the service academies. After all, there’s just so much material there.

There was this picture-perfect alternate look from Navy:


And this fleet of alternate lids:

Navy lids

Army has also busted out its camo-fatigue themed uniforms to much success:

Army unis

Joining that group is this new helmet Air Force debuted on Sunday. These lids, which will remind some of a certain age of Ice Man, Maverick and “Top Gun” — and, yes, we know they were in the Navy, but roll with me here — are dubbed the Falcons’ “Sharktooth” helmets.


Air Force will wear these helmets for the first, and hopefully not the last, Sept. 10 against Georgia State.


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