The Terrapins did a great job of showing off their patriotic side in 2014 against West Virginia with these alternate jerseys. The school had to receive a special exemption to wear the unique jerseys. Unfortunately for Maryland, the team fell 40-37 in their American jersey.
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Michigan State Spartans
The Spartans wore these jerseys when they hosted Oregon on Sept. 12 in a 31-28 victory. The uniforms were designed to evoke the look of ancient Spartan warriors. Seeing as how Michigan State defended its home turf like the brave 300, the jersey paid off.
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UCLA Bruins -- LA Midnight
UCLA once again wore its all-black look this season in a 40-24 win in the Rose Bowl over a ranked Cal team Oct. 22. The victory pushed the Bruins' record to 5-0 in the alternate unis. These jerseys are also known as The City.
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Texas A&M Aggies -- Ice Whites
The all-white look the Aggies occasionally wear on the road keeps them as cool as they look. Texas A&M wore this jersey against Oklahoma in the 2013 Cotton Bowl, when Johnny Manziel lead the team to a 41-13 victory. A&M currently has a 4-1 record in these threads, with the only loss coming to Mississippi State in Starkville in 2014.
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Ohio State Buckeyes
The defending national champions wore the all-black look against Penn State and it very well may have sparked the champs back into elite, championship-caliber mode. The Oct. 17 game marked the only time in school history the Buckeyes wore a black jersey.
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Baylor Bears -- Golden chrome helmet
Baylor brings the flash to go along with the speed of its offense every time the team wears the golden domes. The Bears first wore the unique helmets Oct. 5, 2013 at home against West Virginia. Baylor wound up winning the game 73-42 and a new tradition was born.
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TCU Horned Frogs -- Frog skin
TCU has different versions of its own camo/frog skin look, as they can go either grey or purple with this look. The jersey is modeled after the team's desert-dwelling mascot, the horned frog.
Army Black Knights -- Camo
Perhaps the best look, and most appropriate, in college football, these jerseys are always a hit. First worn in 2011, the service academy received this overhauled look courtesy of Nike. When the Knights wear this jersey, they blend in perfectly with the soldiers in uniform in the stands.
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Tennessee Volunteers -- Smokey Gray
The Vols wore this jersey for the first time Oct. 10 against Georgia -- the Nike version that is -- and came back from a 24-3 deficit. Head coach Butch Jones has told fans they can expect to see these jerseys once again this season. A cool tidbit about the gray helmets, if you look closely, you will be able to see the Smokey Mountains painted on the back.
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Navy Midshipmen -- Summer Whites
Looks like we can all agree that the service academies do alternate jerseys the best right? It's hard not to salute Navy for these beautiful alternate jerseys. The Midshipmen introduced these jerseys against in the 2014 opener against Ohio State in Baltimore. Navy lost the game 34-17, but they won the award for best dressed.
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Ole Miss Rebels -- Powder blue helmets
This look may not constitute a true alternative look, however it's not the typical Rebel attire. The powder blues are arguably the nicest helmet in all of college football. Ole Miss wore the powder blues at Alabama this season to commemorate the 1988 team, which was the last Rebel team to win in Tuscaloosa. Of course the Rebels broke that streak this season by beating the Tide 43-37.
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Notre Dame Fighting Irish -- Shamrock Green
No list of alternates would be complete without including the Irish's green look. The green look is believed to be first worn in 1977, after Dan Devine made the switch in a 49-19 win over rival USC. Notre Dame only busts these out on rare occasions, but you can expect the team to bring something special every contest it wears green.
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Oregon Ducks -- Green Mach Speed
The Ducks have more alternates than any other school in the country but these all-green jerseys were worn in the first ever CFB Playoff game. Oregon destroyed Jameis Winston and Florida State 59-20 in the game and gave FSU's Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback the only loss of his college career. Reason alone to make them a cut above the rest.