COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. When Air Force meets Hawaii Saturday night, they will be rocking the latest edition of the programs Legacy Series uniforms. This years jersey and helmet honors the C-17 aircraft. The matte gray helmet was designed after the nose of the plane and lets just say, they will be eye catching.
"Any time we can show our gratitude to people who are helping us, the C-17 squadrons across the country..and across the world really, we're thankful." said senior wide receiver Geraud Sanders.
The Falcons say they always enjoy wearing the alternate jerseys. Especially when they look as good as these ones do.
"I think it's going to be pretty cool to wear our C-17 series and they'll look pretty good on TV too." Sanders said.
Air Force will play Hawaii Saturday in Honolulu. Kick-off at Aloha Stadium is set for 5 o'clock local time, 9 p.m. mountain time.