Scoop on color change

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  1. next-year

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    Reporting live from somewhere


    New orange will be considerably lighter closer to a neon orange and aqua will actually be noticeably lighter. Blue is a little more of Avery deep aqua rather than navy.


    Take it for what it's worth but I speak to team and NFL approval/ licensing associates regularly
     
  2. uk_dolfan

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    Another logo rumour thread.. havent seen many of those

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    nothing personal but we already have about 200 threads for logo speculation.
     
  3. Bumpus

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    I'm actually to the point where I'll believe nothing until something is officially announced. :idk:
     
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    ^ that's a good motto to live by for any other offseason news as well. Things are gonna get cray cray soon
     
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    Sounds good to me. Been hoping for old school aqua!
     
  6. MrEd

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    I'd like the Aqua at home and Orange away. Scratch the white. Chit corny lol
     
  7. Daytona Fin

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    If true , I like it a lot.
     
  8. DolphinDevil28

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    I believe you.

    *please have gray or white facemasks*
     
  9. Roman529

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    I agree.....our aqua became green somewhere between Dan's retirement and now....we don't want to look like the smelly Jets. :lol:
     
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    I'll buy it. Credible enough for me haha, but I like the sound of this!
     
  11. TraderJoe

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    Sounds absolutely awful to me!

    Can't we move into this century?
     
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    Yeah it never looked as it did. Maybe they figured one era was ending, so start fresh? Changing the colors clearly wasn't the freshness we needed but, whatever, we're past it. I like the idea of getting some of our older colors back. Sometimes when these new distributors get their hands on a product, it falls to hell (look at some of the horrific NHL jersey right after Reebok acquired the rights). Hopefully we are the beneficiaries. Sounds like a good start at least.
     
  13. Jt0323

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    Should be interesting!
     
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    who is the source?
     
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    Something close to these colors would be nice.

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  16. KTDolphins

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    Glad to hear we are getting the aqua back, it was getting a little too close to green, or teal.
     
  17. Twitches Brew

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    That old aqua is tight as hell. Love it. Mix it with a lighter/softer orange. Very Miami. Would be awesome.
     
  18. J. David Wannyheimer

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    The orange we got now for the alternate jerseys is just absolutely terrible, so this can't be worse. It can't be.
     
  19. Jt0323

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    How is the current Aqua color getting close to green? Not even close to looking like the jets green.
     
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    I like these colors, bring 'em back! I got that card too, lol.
     
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    Your avatar is the closest we have come to jet green.
     
  23. DefensiveEnd76

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    Lighter then what we have now?? Our colors already look sissy, being even lighter will look worse!!!

    ---------- Post added at 12:50 AM ---------- Previous post was at 12:48 AM ----------

    Great, now our colors can look sissy like the Chargers baby blue colored jersey
     
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    It worked for the chargers going back to the lighter color.
     
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    Guess wanting the colors to be darker was a hopeless thought. Should've guessed it would be something dumb with Mike Dee in charge of it.

    ---------- Post added at 12:55 AM ---------- Previous post was at 12:53 AM ----------



    The Chargers baby or powder puff blue color looks like garbage. Their old dark blue was a lot better

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    The Chargers baby or powder puff blue color looks like garbage. Their old dark blue was a lot better
     
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    If you could check the sales of pre baby chargers and now , I have a feeling they would 10x under.
     
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    So I guess we'll be a mix of baby blue and the ugly orange creamsicle of the old Buccaneers uniform. What a great idea. :bobdole:
     
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    What colors are you looking forward too?
     
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    Jesus. What does it really matter? Isn't the on-field product more important than the uniform colors? If you really have the legitimacy of your manhood wrapped up in what shade of blue and orange the team uses that is downright sad.
     
  30. PASQUALE

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    Gentlemen and Ladies I present the the new logo:

    [​IMG] It is retro and modern while keeping the same look as 1997 but, bringing back the old colors and the old sun ring.

    Our helmet:

    [​IMG] I love the grey facemask the retro days so if we go retro we go all the way.

    Our Uniforms:

    [​IMG] These look very nice and I think I did a real good job with them.


    If this this the way we go I am all for it! These are the colors schemes the OP said they might be (light neon orange, very deep aqua for outline, and dolphin blue aqua for the body. Yes, this is not the real logo it's my creation that I made gothcha :d-day:. Just thought I would share and get feedback. If this is the true way we go. Holy **** I think they nail it.
     
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    Either way it goes its fresh. and new, its what miami needs.
     
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    Pasquale, I hope and pray that isn't it!!!
     
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  34. dirwuf

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    I dont get it. are you saying this IS our new logo, or what you want it to be?...please be more careful with your wording.

    I like the unis except for the logo on the sleeve, it's redundant of what's on the helmet...the space should be used for sleeve striping.
     
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    that won't be the new logo. it still looks like a cartoon.
     
  36. PASQUALE

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    No bro, I just made a mock up of what the OP said. Why don't you like it? It is very hard to do something with our logo in general because its a dolphin. Retro the colors will be lighter. Something completely new and it will look like this: [​IMG]

    Dark Teal, Black, Deep Orange. Just a another mock up of FINFAN I made. There are so many of us who want to go retro but, there are so many of us that want darker. Like yourself. Either way truthfully it works!
     
  37. PASQUALE

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    Will do bro. More stripes I can do that. I'll post that one later for you.
     
  38. PASQUALE

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    Hmmmm let's see cartoon you say skape, most of the ******* league has cartoons bro. Let's take a look shall we:

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    Seahawks: Cartoon
    Jaguars: Cartoon
    Patriots: Cartoon
    Dolphins: Cartoon
    Ravens: Cartoon
    Vikings: Cartoon
    Rams: Cartoon
    Eagles: Cartoon
    Falcons: Cartoon
    Raiders : Cartoon
    Panthers: Cartoon
    Broncos: Cartoon
    Cardinals: Cartoon
    Bengals: Cartoon
    Redskins: Cartoon

    See half the league are cartoons. So to say it looks like a cartoon well the others 16 teams are as well. There is no other way bro. I just proved you wrong. It will be a Cartoon. Watch an see. Bank on it.
     
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    I'm not a fan of lighter faded colors. But if we can survive this changeover with an altered color scheme, and we lose the helmet on the dolphin, but the basic logo is not butchered, I'll consider it an escape.

    The idea right now is to fade the Mike Dee era with as little damage as possible.
     
  40. MiamiCalifornia

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    Thats not aqua, it's turquoise and ugly as sin. Try again.
     

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