Nike camo basketball jerseys to be worn for the Carreir Classic

Nike camo basketball jerseys to be worn for the Carreir Classic

The Nike Pro Combat Uniform worn during the dominating victory over rival Michigan on Oct. 15.

The Nike Pro Combat Uniform worn during the dominating victory over rival Michigan on Oct. 15.

Evolving style of the Michigan State football jersey and Michigan State football helmet, from past to present

The evolving style of the Michigan State football jersey and Michigan State football helmet, from past to present: wide receiver Mark Dell wearing 2010 style, Bob Sherman wearing 1934 – 1946 style

Michigan State basketball's Kalin Lucas looking at Goran Suton

Michigan State basketball's Kalin Lucas, wearing the 2010 - 2011 style, looking at Goran Suton, who is wearing the 2000 - 2006 style

There is more to the history of the winged helmet than what was previously thought

There is more to the history of the winged helmet than what was previously thought

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Did You Know?

Michigan State football wore white helmets for three games.

White Michigan State football helmet

The Michigan State football team wore white leather winged helmets against Michigan in 1947, and white suspension helmets against Wisconsin and Purdue in 1954. Michigan State football lost all three games wearing the white helmets.

History of Michigan State Football & Michigan State Basketball Jerseys

As featured on ESPN.com, SI.com, Rivals, Yahoo Sports and UniWatch Blog, Spartan Jerseys is dedicated to the history of the jerseys worn by the Michigan State football and Michigan State basketball teams.

The documented history of the Michigan State football jersey, Michigan State football helmet and Michigan State basketball jersey is catalogued by style, season and head coach.

The Michigan State football section contains the complete history of the Michigan State football jersey and Michigan State football helmet. Beginning with the winged helmet, worn by Michigan State football players in 1934, and continuing to the present style designed by a two-year branding partnership with Nike.

The Michigan State basketball section contains the history of the Michigan State basketball jersey, beginning with the Reebok Michigan State basketball jerseys worn by Tom Izzo's national championship team, and ending with the Nike Michigan State basketball jerseys, worn by the current Michigan State basketball team.

I hope that this site brings back the memories of the storied tradition of both Michigan State football and Michigan State basketball.

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