How Big-Time College Football Is Like Walmart

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Writing for Business Insider, Cork Gaines has surveyed “All the Crazy College Football Uniforms for This Season” [http://www.businessinsider.com/new-college-football-uniforms-2013-8?op=1].

On its surface, the article seems a survey of an aspect of the sport that has become increasingly eccentric, almost a gimmicky trademark for some teams.

Long the trendsetter in mutating and eye-popping uniforms, the University of Oregon football team will wear four different uniforms this season:

New Oregon Football Uniforms

To insure that the fans in the stands are properly color-coordinated, the university’s athletic department provides a handy uniform color-chart of its schedule:

Oregon Color-Coded Football Schedule

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