The Falcons confirmed they will be wearing their red jerseys in the Feb. 5 championship game at NRG Stadium in Houston. The Patriots will wear their white jerseys. Fun fact: Teams wearing white jerseys have won 11 of the last 12 Super Bowls.
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The Falcons wore their black jerseys in their only other Super Bowl appearance -- a blowout loss to the Broncos. That's not an option here as the team discontinued those kits in 2002. This would need to be a longform blog post to break down all the jersey combinations the Patriots have worn in Super Bowls, but just know New England is 2-1 when dressed in white for the big game.
One color we saw once for the Pats and will almost certainly never see again? The red hoodie Belichick inexplicably wore on the sideline when the 18-0 Patriots fell to the Giants in Super Bowl XLII. If I'm the Falcons, I'd spend the next two weeks trying to dig that sucker up.
New England Patriots (@Patriots) January 27, 2017