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Naval Academy unveils Blue Angel inspired football uniforms

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Navy unveils Blue Angels inspired uniforms. Navy unveils Blue Angels inspired uniforms.

The 118th Army-Navy Football Game is right around the corner, and the US Naval Academy has unveiled their specially-designed uniforms. 

The uniforms, designed by Under Armour, will honor the Blue Angels, the Navy's premier flight demonstration team. The uniforms are the same blue with yellow stripes and feature a U.S. Flag on the sleeve, just like the Blue Angels flight suits. 

The helmets will be hand-painted and feature six FA18 hornets in delta formation. 

The players' chrome facemasks are made to look like Blue Angels Pilots' Visors. 

"The uniform reflects the enthusiastic pride and appreciation we have for the Navy's premier flying team," The Navy athletic director said.

Army, sponsored by Nike, has yet to unveil their uniform design for this year's game.

The game will be played in Philadelphia on December 9. 

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