Dopest Throwback Jerseys Spotted
10 Earl Campbells #20 burnt-orange 70s University of Texas. The teenager wearing it at the Lakewood Mall didnt have the lower body, but then again only an ox had that kind of ass.
9 Roger Staubachs #12 blue Dallas Cowboys. This Mexican cat was throwing up the dub while wearing it at the private Westside Connection show in Agoura Hills. Blue, plain, tight.
8 Marty McSorleys #33 black L.A. Kings. In line to buy beer at a Kings game in Staples Center when this big white dude wearing it almost crosschecked me. Reminded me of 1993 Stanley Cup run. McSorley could throw blows, but his illegal curved stick cost us the championship.
7 Willie McCoveys #44 black Giants. Seen at the new Pac Bell Park in San Francisco, watching the Dodgers beat their upstate rivals. Hey, they named a cove after him.
6 Nolan Ryans #34 early-80s Houston Astros. Hideous orange stripes with a big blue star. Some homeboy on Hollywood Boulevard had the matching hat to go with it. Ryan threw his fifth no-hitter in it against the Dodgers in a nationally televised game on September 26, 1981.
5 Dick Butkus #51 white Chicago Bears. This Hall of Fame dude could mash, and the Weeklys Big Bad Robert Gallardo wears it well.
4 Gayle Sayers #40 dark-blue Chicago Bears. Rapper Xzibit sported it at a Rhyme Night event. Cant go wrong with khakis and Chuck Taylors.
3 Magic Johnsons #32 88 West All-Star. Never met Magic, but I got a picture of me with DMC from Run-DMC wearing it onstage at the House of Blues.
2 Jerry Wests #44 blue West Virginia. A hardcore Lakers fan was wearing it on the Blue Line. You know youre badass when the NBA logo is created in your image yes, thats Jerrys silhouette dribbling the ball.
1 Lester Hayes #37 black Raiders. Ice Cube asked me, Did it come with Stick Em? Na man, no Stick Em. But like The Judge, Ill put a hit on yall Raider Haters cause I wear the patch.
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