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ULL head football coach pulls April Fool's joke with helmets

Coach Hudspeth tried to pull a fast one on ULL fans with this helmet post. (Hudspeth Twitter account) Coach Hudspeth tried to pull a fast one on ULL fans with this helmet post. (Hudspeth Twitter account)
LAFAYETTE, LA (WVUE) -

ULL Head Football Coach Mark Hudspeth showed a picture of a helmet and tweeted: "New home game helmets released at press conference today! #swag"

The Cajuns didn't host a presser today, and many quickly realized it was an April Fool's Day joke. To be very honest they should think about keeping the helmets in their rotation. It's one of a kind, and would be an eye-catcher on the national stage.

ULL's first home game is Sept. 3 against Boise State.

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