UPDATE (7:33 PM): Meyer, when asked about Ohio State wearing black uniforms, said he would be good with it.
"Somewhere down the road, maybe," Meyer said after practice. "Not this week." Added Meyer, "That’s up to my boss. I would, sure."
UPDATE (2:09 PM): According to an Ohio State spokesperson, Ohio State currently has "no plans" on wearing black uniforms:
An Ohio State spokesman just confirmed for me that Ohio State has NO plans to wear a black uniform.— Tim May (@TIM_MAYsports) October 22, 2014
Consider that a weird denial dripping with parlance? We did too:
We have no hard news on unis one way or another right now, but a spokesman saying "no plans" on black unis doesn't exactly close the door.— Eleven Warriors (@11W) October 22, 2014
Austin Ward of ESPN was granted access to Urban Meyer's office, and the resulting interactive digital tour is worth checking out.
But what's probably most interesting, is this photo of what appears to be a mock up of alternate, never-before-seen alternate jerseys. COULD IT BE? Here's a closer look:
The uniform appears to include a black helmet, black jersey, and grey pants with red socks. And hey, that's a Nike bug in the bottom right corner.