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Buccaneers to unveil new helmets Thursday

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The Buccaneers' current helmet is pewter with a red pirate flag. (Courtesy: AP) The Buccaneers' current helmet is pewter with a red pirate flag. (Courtesy: AP)
TAMPA, FL (WFLA) -

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will unveil a new team logo and helmet design on Thursday.

It is the first change since 1997.

In the lobby of One Buc Place, a case displays the logos that did not make the cut 17 years ago. The designs show the evolution of what became the helmet the team has worn since 1997.

The big reveal of the new design is at 8 p.m. on NFL Network.  Warren Sapp will unveil the updated look.

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