Thanks to reader & memorabilia collector Dennis Dail for sending this over. Like you, Dennis was checking out the unofficial, non-non-non final model renderings of the Notre Dame throwback jersey:
Like a few folks, Dennis isn’t crazy about the designs and is a little puzzled finding a tie to jerseys in M football history.
But…he did find a potential source of inspiration in his collection of wire photos—from the Michigan hockey program! Check out this wire photo of 1938 goalie William Chase:
So there you go. As mentioned, I’d like to see something more along these lines. And as my man MGoShoe tweeted, if stripes are inevitable slap them on the makeshift shoulder pads:
Then again…I liked the car Homer designed (except for the color):