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Photos: Michigan Football Tickets Are Throwbacks This Season, Will Resemble Those From 1927

Those who buy Michigan football tickets in 2015 will be presented with a surprise. Instead of tickets covered in pictures of current Wolverines, fans will find that their tickets look a little old-fashioned - and that's by design. 2015 football tickets are throwbacks and designed to resemble tickets from the 1927 football season. 

Michigan's website explains the program's thought process behind the idea.

As we celebrate 150 years of Michigan Athletics, we honor this great stadium's special place in our history by replicating the 1927 dedication game ticket, while this year's team poster is reflective of the 1927 dedication game program.

The poster is definitely a collectible.

But it was more than just about the look, it was how they produced the image that took things back to 1927.

In keeping with the original creative process of the 1927 ticket, the center portion of the 2015 ticket was traced by hand, including the type and various shapes. The background of this year's tickets was drawn freehand to match the original ticket, not unlike how the designer in 1927 would have hand-drawn it.

Pretty cool idea, and I'm sure Michigan fans will hold onto these.