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The Helmet Project...1981

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by ROMOSAPIEN9, Aug 10, 2006.


    ROMOSAPIEN9 Proud Grandpa

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    So when I was but a wee lad back in 1981. I noticed something. This thread was triggered by the fact that the Browns no longer paint their facemasks.

    I noticed that in 1981, despite the fact that the AFC Central was but a 4 team division. They had every single NFL helmet style and configuration covered.

    Allow me to clarify.

    Houston Oilers.........5 stripes on top. Logo on both sides. Unpainted shell. Player #'s only on the back. Unpainted facemasks.

    Pittsburgh Steelers.........1 stripe down the middle. Logo on only one side. Painted black shell. Player #'s on front and back (single digits on the front of the stripe.) Painted facemasks.

    Cleveland Browns......3 stripes on helmet. NO logo on either side. Players name on back of helmet, like the Cowboys.

    Cincy Bengals...........That Tigerstripe mess that they still have.

    In 1981, the AFC Central, although they were the only division in the NFL with only 4 teams.......had all the helmet options covered.
  2. Rack Bauer

    Rack Bauer Federal Agent

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    O.... k....

  3. the kid 05

    the kid 05 Individuals play the game, but teams beat the odds

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    you just made about as much sense as PT does...:)
  4. StevenOtero

    StevenOtero Well-Known Member

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    Hmm, conspiracy brewing. :D
  5. cowboygolfer

    cowboygolfer New Member

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    Right . . .
  6. Cochese

    Cochese Benched

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    Pass the bottle this way.
  7. AsthmaField

    AsthmaField Outta bounds

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    Soooo... that means that Romo will start at some point during the season!

    I see the logic. Good call.
  8. ka0tik

    ka0tik Cowboy for Life

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  9. CrazyCowboy

    CrazyCowboy Well-Known Member

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    You must have a lot of extra time on your hands to figure that out.

    ROMOSAPIEN9 Proud Grandpa

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    Yeah, I may have had a couple beers in me when I posted. Oh well, win some lose some.:eek::
  11. Cowboy Bebop

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