Leatherheads and Helmets: The History and Traditions of ISU Football

                     

When was the first Homecoming parade? How long did the ISU football team wear leather helmets? What date did the marching band make an appearance at a game?  Since the beginning, sports have played an important part of school history, and football is no exception.  Come explore how ISU football grew from a few men in leather helmets on a small field, to a team in a cheering stadium and the traditions that are a part of what it means to be Syacmore.

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