ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Navy Football unveiled its new uniforms Monday for the upcoming fall season, and they’ll wear them for the first time on the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks when they play the Air Force.
The team shared video and pictures on social media.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Flash Flood Watch Issued For Central Maryland
𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐅𝐞𝐰. 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐮𝐝.
— Navy Athletics (@NavyAthletics) August 16, 2021READ MORE: States Learning How Many Afghan Evacuees Coming Their Way, Maryland Among Top Hosts
Navy Athletics said the new uniform and merchandise collection is meant to celebrate the United States Marine Corps. The uniform’s details mimic the iconic “Dress Blue A” Marine uniform.
Their helmets will read Oorah and Semper Fi. On top of the helmet is the Quatrefoil, the cross-shaped braid that appears on the top of the Marine officer barracks cover.MORE NEWS: Price Rite Holding On-The-Spot Interviews At All MD Locations September 22
The pants even resemble dress blue trousers with a blood stripe, the iconic red stripe that runs down the pant leg to honor fallen and injured Marines.