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Best and worst jerseys for a fan
I spent most of the 2012 NFL season visiting stadiums on game day. I learned a few things: 1. Tailgating has jumped to heights unimaginable only a few years ago; 2. The sport of Cornhole now ranks somewhere between the NHL and MLB in popularity; 3. Fans who go to NFL games wear their teams' colors.
That last one was especially striking. I grew up going to games populated by rabid fans, but barely half were in team colors. It simply wasn't a consideration.
These days, though, almost everyone is adorned from head to toe in team gear. And while it enhances the communal feeling, it does present one issue for those fans who like to stand out. When thousands of people choose to wear a team jersey, they tend to choose from the same handful of star players.
So let's figure this out. What is the best jersey for a fan to own? And what's the worst? Which will stand the test of time?
I, the Uniform Monitor, now present the answers for fans of all 32 teams...
Best of kickoff
This is it. The 2021/22 NFL season has finally begun and the mood is at an all time high. Of course, there was no better way to start the season than a performance from Ed Sheeran and a battle between two star quarterbacks, Dak Prescott and Tom Brady. Take a look at the best images from the seasons kick off game.
Notable NFL single-season records: Which records were a 17th game away in 2020?
With the announcement of a 17-game regular season, the Research Department looked at which NFL single-season records could soon be broken, and listed notable candidates who could break them.
- Below are some notable NFL records, along with context on which records could have been broken last season with an additional game