Boise State’s attempt to stand out by looking like everyone else

Black because they can.

If you haven’t heard the news, Boise State now has an all-black uniform set for their football team. Even though their team colors have no trace of black in them, adding black to their set is something that other teams have done in the past.

What’s with this fascination of infusing black into the mix? More importantly, why is it the cool thing to do?

What sucks about this Boise State set is that even though the helmet does have a pretty neat design, the entire set follows a trend that every team still seems to have.

(Other victims of this trend: Duke, Kentucky, Washington, Tennessee… and there’s more.)

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