6 of Top 10 Coolest College Football Helmets Produced by HGI

HGI produces the best of the best in college football helmets, and out of the top 10 coolest according to Sports Cheat Sheet, 6 of the top 10 were the work of HGI.

Here are the teams with helmets by HGI that made the top of the list!

    • Indiana

The Indiana Hoosier’s football team took note from the basketball team and deputed these “candy stripe” helmets in 2013. The helmet was chrome with distinctive red stripes.


    • Miami (Ohio)


The Miami Redhawks’ helmets from 2013 utilize a feather design relating to the Redhawk mascot and relationship with Miami University’s relationship with the Miami Indian tribe.




    • Navy
at M&T Bank Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

at M&T Bank Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

The Navy’s summer white uniform featured new helmets inspired by the “covers that the Mids wear.” This helmet, used in 2014 were part of a new partnership between the service academy and Under Armour.



    • Northwestern


The Northwestern Wildcats wore these special patriotic jerseys in their benefit game against Michigan in November 2013. This game was for the Wounded Warrior Project. The helmets featured the logo, player’s number and the stars and stripes American flag look.




    • TCU


The TCU Horned Frogs helmet design used in 2013 incorporated their black and purple school colors along with a red accent. This striking design by Nike represents the defense mechanism of a horned frog.




    • Virginia Tech


The Virginia Tech Hokies wore these special helmets in 2013. They represented the limestone found in the Blacksburg area, representing the community and the university and programs rock solid foundation.


HGI creates a variety of creative helmets for football, baseball, hockey, lacrosse, track and field and more. The HydroSkin® process offers a variety of finishes ranging from patterns, to textures as well as our unique HydroChrome® finish. Whatever you envision for your team, we can create it!

To see the full list of the coolest helmet designs for the NCAA football teams, view the whole report here.

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