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New Packers headgear inspired by Eddie Lacy's dreadlocks

New Packers headgear inspired by Eddie Lacy's dreadlocks

MILWAUKEE -- Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy, whose dreadlocks fly as he racks up rushing yards, is the inspiration for some new cheese-themed headgear. The Chedlocks hat is an update on the famous cheesehead foam-wedge hats originally developed by Foamation Inc. in 1987, according to Chedlocks creator Thomas Gryniewicz, of Mequon. Orders for the Chedlocks began picking up after Gryniewicz wore the hat with its long, cheddar cheese-color dreadlocks to games at Lambeau Field this season, the Press-Gazette Media reported. He said he hasn't been able to keep up with orders lately for the handmade wool hats, especially after ESPN cameras showed him wearing the gear during...

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