Oregon to wear pink helmets

Updated: October 18, 2013, 3:01 AM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

Get ready to see some pink Ducks this weekend.

Nike revealed Thursday morning that the University of Oregon football team, which it sponsors and of which Nike chairman Phil Knight is an alumnus and its biggest booster, will wear pink cleats, socks, gloves and helmets for its home game against Washington State on Saturday.

The world's largest shoe and apparel company and the school have partnered in the past to wear pink to support October's Breast Cancer Awareness Month, ...

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