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The Coolest And Craziest Tattoos We Found For Every Power 5 College Team

A pylon with the SEC logo on it.

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 07: An 'SEC' logo is seen on an end zone pylon before the Missouri Tigers take on the Auburn Tigers during the SEC Championship Game at Georgia Dome on December 7, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

We know just how die-hard college sports fans can be. Some people are also very serious about their tattoos. Combine those two passions, and you get some pretty cool, and often crazy results.

We used social media to look for the best tattoos for all 65 "Power 5" college teams, and most fan bases did not disappoint. The Big Ten and SEC schools had some especially interesting ink, as you'd probably imagine. We also have some cool tattoos current and former athletes included in the mix. 

If you think your team tattoo has one of these beat, let us know about it.

ACC Atlantic:

Boston College:

Josh Haden, a former BC running back, probably regrets this tattoo. He transferred from the program

">@Joshua_fatPat Full back clemson football tattoo pic.twitter.com/JlYHHLuOE6 — Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell)

Good Lord RT @Joshua_fatPat Full back clemson football tattoo pic.twitter.com/JlYHHLuOE6

— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) March 14, 2013

">March 14, 2013


Florida State:

This second tattoo, with all of the tomahawks, is pretty intense.

Louisville:

This was probably a bad idea.

N.C. State:

Syracuse:

Coach face tattoos, still questionable.

Wake Forest:This Wake signee has the school seal tattooed on his arm.

">@CadeCarney10's tattoo #GoDeacs#ProHumanitatepic.twitter.com/P6HiIFNLpZ — The Wake Show (@Wake_Show)

Gotta love 2016 RB commit @CadeCarney10's tattoo #GoDeacs#ProHumanitatepic.twitter.com/P6HiIFNLpZ

— The Wake Show (@Wake_Show) August 17, 2015

">August 17, 2015

ACC Coastal (and Notre Dame):

Duke:

">@tstyles77 Are we true Duke fans, if we don't have a tattoo like this?? pic.twitter.com/8boSF1BdoL

— jon warmack (@JonnyMack0) October 2, 2014

Georgia Tech: UGA and Georgia Tech? C'mon man.Miami:

">@MiamiHurricanes on Instagram & VOTE! pic.twitter.com/PkcHyEBsaL

— Laz (@CutlerRidgeLAZ)

The Rough Rugged & RAW WORLD CANES TATTOO CHAMP STR8 OUTTA DADE COUNTY!!! Go to @MiamiHurricanes on Instagram & VOTE! pic.twitter.com/PkcHyEBsaL

— Laz (@CutlerRidgeLAZ) August 13, 2015

">August 13, 2015

North Carolina:

">April 4, 2016

Notre Dame:

Just...wow...

">February 27, 2012

Pitt:

">October 26, 2015


Virginia:

Maybe cheating a bit, but Chris Long, a UVA alumnus, loves his state and his alma mater.

">November 12, 2012

Virginia Tech:Big 12:Baylor:Iowa State:Sisters with matching ISU tattoos? Pretty cool.Kansas:

">@midnight #CollegeMoviespic.twitter.com/dDqdwDtkm4

— Diane N. Sevenay (@Diane_7A)

The Girl with the Kansas Tattoo @midnight#CollegeMoviespic.twitter.com/dDqdwDtkm4

— Diane N. Sevenay (@Diane_7A) April 14, 2015

">April 14, 2015

Kansas State:Oklahoma:Oklahoma State: TCU:

Texas:

">@GalvestonTat2co

#tattoo by #GregVotaw@GalvestonTat2co@InkDoneRight@Fusiontattooink#texas#galveston#star#3D#longhornspic.twitter.com/9nlK3zzHC3

— Galveston Tattoo Co. (@GalvestonTat2co) October 13, 2015

">@InkDoneRight

#tattoo by #GregVotaw@GalvestonTat2co@InkDoneRight@Fusiontattooink#texas#galveston#star#3D#longhornspic.twitter.com/9nlK3zzHC3

— Galveston Tattoo Co. (@GalvestonTat2co) October 13, 2015

">@Fusiontattooink #texas#galveston#star#3D#longhornspic.twitter.com/9nlK3zzHC3 — Galveston Tattoo Co. (@GalvestonTat2co)

#tattoo by #GregVotaw@GalvestonTat2co@InkDoneRight@Fusiontattooink#texas#galveston#star#3D#longhornspic.twitter.com/9nlK3zzHC3

— Galveston Tattoo Co. (@GalvestonTat2co) October 13, 2015

">October 13, 2015

Texas Tech:West Virginia:

">@sjosh97: I can not find a tattoo that I want” pic.twitter.com/DWoOifknYj — Devin Hurley (@devinhurley_6)

@sjosh97: I can not find a tattoo that I want?” pic.twitter.com/DWoOifknYj

— d (@devinhurley_6) April 4, 2015

">April 4, 2015

Big Ten East:Indiana:Maryland:Terps' safety Josh Woods got a pretty awesome state flag tattoo.

Michigan:M-HEAD!!!

">July 1, 2014

Michigan State:

">January 12, 2012

Ohio State:This Ohio State fan also has tattoos of a fire-breathing Brutus, Jim Tressell, and Woody Hayes.

">January 19, 2014

Penn State:

Rutgers:

">April 2, 2015

Big Ten West:Illinois:

">July 15, 2012

Iowa:

Minnesota:

">@BadgerFootball at Lambeau, Gaelin Elmore's Jerry Kill-inspired tattoo & more » https://t.co/uEm2uKBRQApic.twitter.com/Hk9OZJEsu4 — Big Ten Network (@BigTenNetwork)

#B1G links: @BadgerFootball at Lambeau, Gaelin Elmore's Jerry Kill-inspired tattoo & more » https://t.co/uEm2uKBRQApic.twitter.com/Hk9OZJEsu4

— Big Ten Network (@BigTenNetwork) April 4, 2016

">April 4, 2016

Nebraska:

">December 23, 2015

Northwestern: This Chicago-area fan decided to get Northwestern's famous stripe pattern (credit to Uni-Watch. Image via his Flickr).Purdue: Wisconsin: 

">October 21, 2015

Pac-12 North:

Cal:

">April 5, 2014

Oregon:

Oregon State:Stanford:We struggled to find anything past a boring Stanford 'S' logo, so Andrew Luck will have to count.

Washington:

">@erecasner

@erecasner@CoachPeteUW@dickfain@kjrmitch my latest UW tattoo. pic.twitter.com/pc1jKcADLu

— udubgal is a boss ™ (@udubgal) July 30, 2015

">@CoachPeteUW

@erecasner@CoachPeteUW@dickfain@kjrmitch my latest UW tattoo. pic.twitter.com/pc1jKcADLu

— udubgal is a boss ™ (@udubgal) July 30, 2015

">@dickfain @kjrmitch my latest UW tattoo. pic.twitter.com/pc1jKcADLu

— udubgal is a boss(@udubgal)

@erecasner@CoachPeteUW@dickfain@kjrmitch my latest UW tattoo. pic.twitter.com/pc1jKcADLu

— udubgal is a boss ™ (@udubgal) July 30, 2015

">July 30, 2015

Washington State:

">July 17, 2012

Pac-12 South:

Arizona:

">@UAAA: Is David Varner '04 the ultimate #WildcatForLife? His new #tattoo says yes. #BearDownpic.twitter.com/gXg65d8ZUG — Christine Brecht (@stinestinks) February 1, 2014

Arizona State:Sun Devil-turned-Green Bay Packer Damarious Randall.Colorado:This isn't explicitly CU, although the hashtags reveal that it is a Buff fan. Colorado tattoos were surprisingly hard to come by.UCLA:

">June 18, 2013

USC:

Utah:SEC East:

Florida:

">@ClayTravisBGID @jimdunaway gator fans are running wild in tuscaloosa. pic.twitter.com/g9uc6Yfoyg — Cole Medders (@cmedders1) September 20, 2014

Georgia: He does look a bit lonely...

">December 1, 2015

Kentucky:

">March 26, 2015

Missouri:South Carolina:A butterfly made out of Gamecocks...sure!

">August 24, 2015

Tennessee:This guy LOVES him some Knoxville.

">@wesrucker247 should get if vols make a bowl game pic.twitter.com/zTttMZA9JJ — Joey Rolen (@JoeyRolenToGo)

The tattoo @wesrucker247 should get if vols make a bowl game pic.twitter.com/zTttMZA9JJ

— Joey Rolen (@JoeyRolenToGo) September 30, 2014

">September 30, 2014

Vanderbilt:

">@ClayTravisBGID Check out this Vandy Tattoo! #BrewFestpic.twitter.com/JPrmPPl4vU — Matt Adams (@mattadams911)

@ClayTravisBGID Check out this Vandy Tattoo! #BrewFestpic.twitter.com/JPrmPPl4vU

— Matt Adams (@mattadams911) July 20, 2014

">July 20, 2014

SEC West:

Alabama:

The literal 'Crimson Tide' is pretty bad-ass.

Arkansas:

">@BSNtheMornin how you boys like my new tattoo? It's famous Google "Curtis pinkerton razorbacks" it's my 15 seconds! pic.twitter.com/1LwTMqC1gD — Curtis Pinkerton (@curt5878)

@BSNtheMornin how you boys like my new tattoo? It's famous Google "Curtis pinkerton razorbacks" it's my 15 seconds! pic.twitter.com/1LwTMqC1gD

— Curtis Pinkerton (@curt5878) July 22, 2013

">July 22, 2013

Auburn:

">@LovelessMelvin pic.twitter.com/Ecfb7mfhOc — Tristan Dion Davis (@TDDADON)

thinking about adding but I hate line work near my nipple #wde#auburn#yatted#tatted#ink#tattoo@LovelessMelvinpic.twitter.com/Ecfb7mfhOc

— Tristan Dion Davis (@TDDADON) March 26, 2014

">March 26, 2014


LSU:

Former LSU RB Jeremy Hill, with a giant Death Valley tattoo.

">July 13, 2014

Mississippi State:Never change, college football rivalries.

">@TaylorDillon11) pic.twitter.com/wyanQoSwey — Busted Coverage (@bustedcoverage)

Mississippi State fan's tattoo is finally done (from @TaylorDillon11) pic.twitter.com/wyanQoSwey

— Busted Coverage (@bustedcoverage) November 21, 2013

">November 21, 2013

Ole Miss:And the counterpoint: this Ole Miss fan represents Starkville with a pile of poop.

">@ClayTravisBGID YES SIR IM THAT GUY WHO GOT THE LEG TATTOO. HOTTY DAMN TODDY http://t.co/QQuFORkZpic.twitter.com/4PHlRUlx — Eric Harmon (@VAUGHTHEMINGWAY) September 14, 2012

Texas A&M:Probably going to want this one back...

">@JManziel2 Considering getting this tattoo. If you lead us to a national title, I will! #gigem#johnnyfootballpic.twitter.com/GtTl1IBZ — Jordan Moy (@jordanmoy07)

@JManziel2 Considering getting this tattoo. If you lead us to a national title, I will! #gigem#johnnyfootballpic.twitter.com/GtTl1IBZ

— Jordan Moy (@jordanmoy07) December 18, 2012

">December 18, 2012

Bonus for A&M fans: this Von Miller tattoo is something.

">@LukeGoodell got the most rad @Millerlite40 tattoo you'll ever see in your life... #GigEmpic.twitter.com/qQ7h1FctyB

— Chris King (@ArtificialChris)

Guys & gals, my buddy @LukeGoodell got the most rad @Millerlite40 tattoo you'll ever see in your life... #GigEmpic.twitter.com/qQ7h1FctyB

— Chris King (@ArtificialChris) February 19, 2016

">February 19, 2016

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