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The New York Jets will unveil their new uniforms Thursday at 19:30. AND.
Here are 13 NFL teams that should follow the Jets initiative and change their uniforms too, whether it's something totally new or regression (but, let's be realistic here, mostly with regression) .
The Falcons defeated the 1990 uniforms three times during the 2018 season. The team also wore the red helmet before the NFL teams banned wearing alternative uniforms with different helmets. Both would be welcome changes from the current one introduced in 2003.
The Falcons are backtracking for a match in 2011. (Photo: Kevin Liles, US PRESSWIRE)
The list of uniforms designed in the 1990s that for some reason still exists today will be very useful. This decade It was not a good time for sports uniforms and many of them have to leave. None could be worse than those of the Panthers. As this team approaches its quarter century, now is the time to proceed with a total reboot of the uniform.
After a ridiculous change in 2015, the Browns are already planning a new uniform. Baker Mayfield had a look and seemed impressed. Any transition to a more traditional Brown look would be ideal.
This is another hideous uniform born in the 1990s. The complete overhaul of 1997, however, coincided with the consecutive victories of the Super Bowl among the Broncos, who until then had known only the devastating grief the Super Sunday. Still, it's time to change. This is not the logo or the colors that pose problem with the current uniform. These are all 90's style pipes, and it's not time to clean them. The solution is simple: opt for Color Rush uniforms permanently or bring them back to the Broncos uniforms of the John Elway era of the 1980s and early 1990s.
C.J. Anderson dons the Broncos uniform, Color Rush, in a game against the Chargers in 2016. (Photo: Jake Roth, USA TODAY Sports)
This team apparently changes uniforms almost every year, so why not try again?
Dolphins have changed their current uniforms in 2013. However, last season, the team wore the recall uniform three times and done so since 2015. Perhaps this is due to the fact that their current major uniforms are not great. Bring back the dolphin wearing a helmet.
Kenyan Drake has the Dolphins back in the 2018 season. (Photo: Jasen Vinlove, USA TODAY Sports)
Patriots of New England
As long as the Patriots are successful and will apparently win all Super Bowl games, the team will probably never give up their current uniforms, no matter how ugly. The Pat Patriot logo – designed in the 1960s – is far superior to the "flying Elvis" emblem that the franchise uses since Bill Parcells took over the team in 1993. Perhaps the fans of all the other teams have extra motivation late because it could mean the return of these absolute beauties.
Tom Brady wears the classic Patriots' regressive uniform during a game against the Jets in 2012 at Gillette Stadium. (Photo: Bob DeChiara, US PRESSWIRE)
Los Angeles Chargers
Now that the Chargers are in Los Angeles, a uniform restart could be envisioned when the team will relocate to a new stadium at Inglewood for the 2020 season. Of course, the classic blues powder would be a good choice. These uniforms are among the best in the sport. If the shippers want to go crazy, maybe come back to the look of the chargers of the late '70s and early' 80s of the time of Dan Fouts.
LaDainian Tomlinson presented the Chargers' powder blue classic in a 2009 Raiders game. (Photo: Ezra Shaw, Getty Images)
Los Angeles Rams
The rams are changing their uniforms for installation at the new Inglewood Stadium in 2020. The fans are hoping the Rams will dress in the classic blue and yellow uniforms the team was wearing at the Super Bowl LIII. Kevin Demoff, COO of Rams, said that "the goal is a modern approach to our historic jerseys".
The current Eagles uniforms are another creation from the 1990s. They made their debut in 1996 and left out the team's green uniforms, which have made sporadic returns in previous seasons. Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie was talking about bringing Kelly's green uniforms back, but the blocking is the NFL rule that forbids teams from using more than one helmet.
The Eagles wore the last Kelly green in the opening game of the 2010 season. (Photo: Howard Smith, US PRESSWIRE)
The Seahawks abandoned their original silver hats in 2002 when the team moved to CenturyLink Field (then known as the Seahawks Stadium) before going to their current appointments. in 2012. It's not that the Seahawks' uniform is bad. It's just that the uniforms that Steve Largent donned in the 1980s are an underrated classic. I want to say, look at them. Simply spectacular.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Consider this as another request to bring back the classic creamsicle uniforms. So, basically, with the changes made to the creamsicles for the Buccaneers, as well as the aforementioned modifications for the Broncos, Browns, Chargers, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Patriots, Rams and Seahawks, we are simply asking that the pallet of it. NFL uniform look like in 1982, for example.
This team does not only need new uniforms. He needs a total brand change. New name of the team. New logo. It should have been done years ago.
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