Cal’s New White Helmet: Bears Out Of Their Tree?

Cal is considering outfitting its football team in white helmets for a game in 2011.

Cal's new white helmet

The helmet could be another color option for a program that has taken to mixing and matching jersey-pant combos in recent years.

Cal Golden Bears

One idea being kicked around is to have the Bears wear the helmet with their all-white road uniforms.

The stripe-free design scheme of the Cal helmet is also no coincidence.

Cal and Stanford white helmets

Taking any cue, however remote, from the white-hatted, hated ones across the bay for Berkeley is never an option.

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