Obama doesn’t like Notre Dame’s uniforms…so he’s getting one

March 21, 2013

Notre Dame’s uniforms weren’t terribly well received. (Frank Franklin II / AP)

President Barack Obama wasn’t terribly taken with Notre Dame’s electric green, zubazzy uniforms and now, if the package from Adidas makes it past White House security, he’ll have a jersey of his own to wear.

Who knew there was a downside to being president?

This started when Obama, as he filled out his bracket for ESPN, said: “I am wearing a green tie today because we’ve got the Irish prime minister visiting, but that neon glow thing wasn’t working for me.”


Notre Dame plays Iowa State at 9:45 EDT Friday.

These are painful to both the rods and cones. (Courtesy of Adidas)
These are painful to both the rods and cones. (Courtesy of Adidas)

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After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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