The photos sent out by some Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets players on Wednesday showing off a new helmet could just be the beginning of a uniform revolution with the team this year. In discussing new uniform options, Georgia Tech spokesman Wayne Hogan said, "We've got a lot of things in the pipeline."
Hogan also mentioned that he was not sure if the "honeycomb helmet" depicted in the photos released would be used in Monday night's season-opening game against the Virginia Tech Hokies, but he did confirm that the helmets are the real deal. The new helmet will also have an interlocking "GT" logo on each side.
The team has been working with Russell Athletics on various changes to its pants and jerseys, but Hogan noted that the changes would not be significant. As for Monday's game against Virginia Tech, the uniform combination will have Georgia Tech wearing its white road uniforms with blue trim
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