Purdue unveiled a new alternate helmet on Saturday. As far as alts go its, eh, pretty okay. TheĀ uniform-number-on-one-side look is probably played out by now.

Purdue helmet

But any discussion of Purdue helmets gives me an excuse to post one of the most underrated lids in college football, a black lid with train tracks for a stripe.

Purdue black lid

Wear this every week from here to eternity and call it good, Boilers.

National columnist - Zach joined the staff in 2012...and has been attempting to improve Doug and Scott's writing ability ever since (to little avail). Outside of football season, you can find him watching the San Antonio Spurs reading Game of Thrones fan theories.