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Army to Wear World War II-Inspired Uniforms for Rivalry Game vs. Navy

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistDecember 5, 2016

When the Army Black Knights take the field against the Navy Midshipmen in their storied rivalry game Saturday, they will do so while paying tribute to American heroes.

Nike has created uniforms for Army that will honor the World War II paratroopers of the 82nd Airborne Division. From their helmets to their jerseys to their undershirts, the Black Knights will be honoring those who sacrificed for their country.

ArmyWestPoint Sports @GoArmyWestPoint

Inspired by World War II 82nd paratroopers, we honor the past by re-telling stories of valor, courage & sacrifice. https://t.co/nxhNsSOUB3 https://t.co/xU1q5vjghO

For more on the uniforms, check out the detailed website Army put together.

On the other side of the field, Navy will be sporting a sharp look as well:

Navy Athletics @NavyAthletics

Fans, here are #NavyFootball’s @UAFootball designed “Beat Army” uniforms for this year's #ArmyNavy Game! https://t.co/8QpFGWHQ2R

What a matchup.

[Army West Point Sports, Navy Athletics]   

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