Return of the Packers' eye-snatchers
August, 26, 2011
By Kevin Seifert | ESPN.com
AP Photo/Jeffrey PhelpsAaron Rodgers and the Packers will wear throwback uniforms from 1929 on Oct. 16 against the Rams.The Green Bay Packers made it official on Friday: They'll wear their 1929 throwback uniforms for a second consecutive season. Look for them in the Oct. 16 game against the St. Louis Rams.
I'm far from a style maven, so I'll just reiterate these throwbacks -- featuring brown helmets and tan pants, along with navy jerseys and a centered brown dot -- aren't my favorites. I guess that's how the Acme Packers rolled back in the day, but, well, hmmmm.
Most of you have made up your minds one way or the other, and I don't think this issue is going to affect the price of tea in China. But we've provided a visual reminder just in case.