Detroit Lions respond to rumor regarding new helmet design

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Sep 11, 2016; Indianapolis, IN, USA; A view of a Detroit Lions helmet on the sidelines during a game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium. The Lions won 39-35. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports

Ever since the Detroit Lions announced that they would be revealing their new jerseys in April, rumors began flying around with guesses on what those would look like.

The most recent rumor to hit the internet was tweeted out early Tuesday morning by @SB52Champs. This one had some specifics on the new helmet style.

But wait! Before you get too excited (or upset) about that description, check out the response from the Detroit Lions Twitter account.

Well-played, Lions!