Oregon Debuts “Carbon-Dipped” Football Helmets

Today against Portland State, the Oregon Ducks football team broke out a new look - again - with exotic, new football helmets.

Oregon Ducks Carbon Dipped Football Helmets

(Added bonus: Matches Oregon’s seemingly perpetual gloomy skies)

The helmet shell, developed by Nike, reportedly is “carbon-dipped” and was first tested by Ducks players during training camp last month in Eugene.

Oregon Carbon Football Helmets

(Their new unis weigh a mere 5.5 ounces.)

Under the watchful eye of Oregon alum and Nike founder Phil Knight, the Ducks are well-known for their groundbreaking uniforms designs, which change every week. Read more…