Drafting the Oregon Ducks best football helmets of all time

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If you’re a fan of the Oregon Ducks, there’s a good chance that you’re a fan of uniform combinations as well.

As they say, a uniform is only as good as the helmet, and luckily for the Ducks, there have been some incredibly elite helmets put into play over the years.

This past week, Ducks Wire managing editor Zachary Neel sat down with good friends JD Pluid and Shane Potter, the hosts of “The Flock Pod.” After discussing recent news in the world of Oregon sports, the trio went through a four-round draft of the best Duck helmets of all time.

LISTEN TO THE FULL EPISODE OF THE FLOCK POD HERE!

To see every helmet that Oregon has worn through the years, use this link.

The draft order was Shane, JD and then Zac. So which helmet went first off the board, and who got the best team of four helmets? Here’s how the draft went, with some honorable mentions at the end.

Comment below to tell us who you think won the helmet draft!

Round 1 — Pick 1 (Shane)

The Stormtroopers

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Round 1 — Pick 2 (JD)

Yellow with Silver Wings

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Round 1 — Pick 3 (Zac)

1984 Throwbacks

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Round 2 — Pick 1 (Zac)

The Ohana

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Round 2 — Pick 2 (JD)

Matte Black with Yellow Wings

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Round 2 — Pick 3 (Shane)

1996 Throwbacks

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Round 3 — Pick 1 (Shane)

The Duck Bill

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Round 3 — Pick 2 (JD)

The Combat Duck

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Round 3 — Pick 3 (Zac)

Matte Black with Pink Accent

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Round 4 — Pick 1 (Zac)

Chrome Domes

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Round 4 — Pick 2 (JD)

The Pepto Bismols

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Round 4 — Pick 3 (Shane)

Green on Green

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Honorable Mentions — Zac

Rose Bowl at Sunset

Honorable Mentions — JD

Storm LA

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Honorable Mentions — Shane

Carbon Fiber

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The Worst Helmet — Zac

The Flying Duck

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The Worst Helmet — JD

The Lewis and Clarks

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The Worst Helmet — Shane

The Webfoot’s

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