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New Miami football policy limits available numbers for retail jerseys

Fans of University of Miami quarterback Brad Kaaya are in luck this season that is, the ones who traditionally wear the jerseys of their favorite players to football games. Next season? Not so much, unless punter Justin Vogel or new quarterback Evan Shirreffs each No. 16 is their man. University of Miami athletic director Blake James confirmed to the Miami Herald on Wednesday that UM's new retail-jersey number policy will be to only produce one jersey with the current year and another with No. 1 as in "We're No. 1," James said. Thus, in 2015, the Hurricanes' new adidas football jerseys UM's 12-year contract with adidas begins Sept. 1 will offer No. 1 and...