TUCSON, AZ - NOVEMBER 25: Quarterback Manny Wilkins #5 of the Arizona State Sun Devils rushes the football against the Arizona Wildcats during the Territorial Cup college football game at Arizona Stadium on November 25, 2016 in Tucson, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
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What Adidas football uniforms look like

With Adidas to become Georgia Tech’s next apparel provider, it’s worth a look at what the brand has done for other clients.

Arizona State

The Sun Devils left Nike for Adidas in December 2014, agreeing to an eight-year deal worth $33.8 million in total.

TEMPE, AZ - OCTOBER 22: Quarterback Dillon Sterling-Cole #15 of the Arizona State Sun Devils in action during the first half of the college football game against the Washington State Cougars at Sun Devil Stadium on October 22, 2016 in Tempe, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
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The traditional maroon-and-gold uniform with Sparky on the helmet. The Sun Devils mascot had largely been left behind in a Nike rebranding in 2011.

TEMPE, AZ - NOVEMBER 10: Rrunning back Kalen Ballage #7 of the Arizona State Sun Devils runs with the football ahead of defensive back Brian Allen #14 and defensive back Justin Thomas #12 of the Utah Utes on a 71 yard reception during the first half of the college football game at Sun Devil Stadium on Novemebr10, 2016 in Tempe, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
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The pitchfork, featured on the left hip, has become a part of Sun Devils uniforms, part of Nike’s 2011 rebrand.

adidas and Georgia Tech today announced they have entered into a multi-year partnership in which the three-stripe brand will serve as the exclusive supplier for Georgia Tech athletics uniforms, apparel, footwear and accessories for the Yellow Jackets' 17 varsity sports programs.

Georgia Tech has apparel deal with Adidas

EUGENE, OR - OCTOBER 29: Running back Kalen Ballage #7 of the Arizona State Sun Devils runs in for a touchdown during the first quarter of the game against the Oregon Ducks at Autzen Stadium on October 29, 2016 in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)
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This was Arizona State’s “Desert Chrome” alternate uniform in the 2016 season.

Miami

The first school to sign an all-sports agreement with Nike, in 1987, Miami jumped to Adidas starting with the 2015-16 school year.

ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 01: The Miami Hurricanes celebrate with fans after beating the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 1, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia. Miami won 35-21. (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)
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The Hurricanes wore green on white last season at Georgia Tech. Adidas’ “Primeknit” technology can be seen on the jerseys in a design that detractors have called “tire tread.”

According to Adidas, “The jersey’s padlock system secures tension over the shoulder pads, while the bodymap fit adheres to the player, making it difficult for opponents to grab, hold or tackle.” Note also the stripes on the sleeves and on the pants.

ORLANDO, FL - DECEMBER 28: Brad Kaaya #15 of the Miami Hurricanes passes against the West Virginia Mountaineers in the second quarter of the Russell Athletic Bowl at Camping World Stadium on December 28, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
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The traditional Miami uniform, worn multiple times last year, here in the Russell Athletic Bowl.

CINCINNATI, OH - OCTOBER 1: Brad Kaaya #15 of the Miami Hurricanes looks to pass in the second half against the Cincinnati Bearcats at Nippert Stadium on October 1, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Cincinnati defeated Miami 34-23. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
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Miami’s “305 Ice” alternate uniforms, worn in 2015. Note the metallic silver “Miami” on the side of the left pant leg and the silver on white helmets. According to Adidas, the look “was inspired by the reflections and glow that come off the high-rises that both create Miami's skyline and line South Florida's coast.”

RALEIGH, NC - NOVEMBER 19: Stacy Coley #3 of the Miami Hurricanes runs during his 51-yard pass catch against Josh Jones #11 of the North Carolina State Wolfpack at Carter-Finley Stadium on November 19, 2016 in Raleigh, North Carolina. Miami won 27-13. (Photo by Lance King/Getty Images)
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Another traditional Miami jersey, with white pants.

Louisville

Adidas and Louisville extended their partnership in 2014 with a five-year contract worth $39 million. Most of the $39 million is gear and apparel.

ORLANDO, FL - DECEMBER 31: Lamar Jackson #8 of the Louisville Cardinals looks to pass against the LSU Tigers in the first quarter of the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl at Camping World Stadium on December 31, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
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The Cardinals wore this look in their bowl game last season. The oversized logo on the left hip continues a repeated pattern among Adidas uniforms. The same could be said of the chrome helmets, although Nike schools have also worn chrome.

LOUISVILLE, KY - NOVEMBER 12: Brandon Radcliff #23 of the Louisville Cardinals runs for a touchdown during the game against the Wake Forest Deamon Deacons at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium on November 12, 2016 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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The Cardinals wore stars and stripes on the shoulders of these military appreciation uniforms last season on Veteran’s Day. From Adidas:

“Inspired by patriotism and influenced by street culture, the new special edition uniform fuses traditional stars and stripes shapes and patterns with a black and white color palette that's currently seen in street culture apparel trends.”

N.C. State

Adidas signed N.C. State to a deal that began in 2012, and re-upped in 2015 for six years for $38.7 million.

CHAPEL HILL, NC - NOVEMBER 25: Stephen Louis #12 and Matthew Dayes #21 of the North Carolina State Wolfpack celebrate after Dayes' touchdown against the North Carolina Tar Heels during their game at Kenan Stadium on November 25, 2016 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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Another example of Adidas going with a traditional uniform.

Nebraska

The Cornhuskers have been with Adidas since 1995. They’re in an 11-year deal worth $128 million, about half cash and the other half gear.

LINCOLN, NE - SEPTEMBER 29: Quarterback Taylor Martinez #3 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers throws against the Wisconsin Badgers defense during their game at Memorial Stadium on September 29, 2012 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Nebraska won 30-27. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)
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This might be the most memorable alternative uniform that Adidas has created recently, worn against (then-Adidas client) Wisconsin in 2012.

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