Notre Dame and Under Armour deliver a uniform inspired by the past. The "Rockne Heritage" uniform pays homage to the man that started it all Coach Knute Rockne. The uniform starts off with a helmet inspired by the old-school leather helmets from the beginning of football. The navy jersey will feature "ROCKNE" nameplates on every uniform, 3 stars on the neckline for every National Championship Coach Rockne won, and Coach's famous speech incorporated on the shoulders. The uniform will have the vintage ND monogram from the Rockne era found throughout it. A unique piece of this uniform is the special edition all-leather cleats mocked after the 1930's era football shoes.
UCLA Athletics reached a record deal with Under Armour with a 15 year, $280 million deal. The football team took the uniform world by storm showing off an improvement to their traditional look. The vibrant powderkeg blue pops against the gold accents and pants for the team. The biggest change came with the UCLA script on the helmets, switching from navy blue to powderkeg blue to match the rest of the uniform. True UCLA fans are pleased with the jersey's shoulder stripe that they had watched adidas try to correct for years. The team will have anthracite or white gloves and cleats to accessorize their home and away uniform combos.
Texas A&M reveals their "Maroon Blood" uniform as their newest collaboration with adidas. The all maroon look travels from the helmet down to the cleats. We see the return of the tire track jersey print adidas is so well known for.
With the help of DJ Khaled Western Kentucky introduced their football team's new uniforms with NIKE. WKU recently signed a deal with NIKE after a long stint with Russell. The new uniforms show a mix of the team's red, white and black coloring with the chrome and white helmet to stay.
Miami and adidas have come together to introduce two new uniforms that we will see the Hurricanes hit the field in. The first look is the "Miami Nights" uniform that features an all black uniform from helmet to cleats. The uniform will be highlighted with orange accents throughout. The Hurricanes will substitute their classic white helmets for a black helmet with an oversized U on the sides.
The second option the Canes will wear is the "State of Miami" uniform. The look is centered around an all green uniform. The traditional white helmets will remain but with an oversized U on the sides and white accents throughout.
MLB has introduced special uniforms for the Player's Weekend August 25-27. The players will be allowed to let their personality out with nicknames on the back of their jerseys. In addition to nicknames, we will see players wearing uniquely colored and designed spikes, batting gloves, wristbands, compression sleeves, catcher's masks and bats. Players will be allowed to wear shirts highlighting a charity or cause of their choice during pregame workouts and postgame interviews.
"Additionally, during Players Weekend, the right sleeve of each player's jersey will feature a patch with a blank space for him to write the name of a person or organization that was instrumental in his development. The patch features a new logo that shows a progression of five players increasing in size to demonstrate the process of a player's path from Little League and youth leagues to Major League Baseball. The new "Evolution" logo, which symbolizes solidary with local youth baseball and softball organizations, will also appear on the back of each club's cap and jerseys in place of the MLB silhouetted batter." MLB.com
UNC and Jordan have finally come together on the football field. UNC will be the second college football team to put the Jumpman logo on their uniforms. It is an easy partnership with the great Micheal Jordan having gone to UNC. The Tarheels introduced three different colored jerseys; Navy, Light Blue, and White. Each jersey had matching colored pants to go with it that the team can mix and match. All accessories from cleats to gloves will don the great Jumpman logo on them. One unique thing UNC is doing to show their commitment to the Jordan brand is adding the Jumpman logo onto the sides of their practice helmets (seen above).
Today Adidas released the uniforms that the best in the NBA will be wearing during All-Star weekend. Members of the Western Conference will be sporting charcoal and gray uniforms accented with scarlet and gold. Players on the Eastern Conference squad will be wearing light gray and white uniforms accented by blue and scarlet.
These all-star uniforms are much different from last season's kits, as the 2016 All-Star game featured majority red and blue uniforms. The switch-up to neutral colors combined with contrasting western and eastern conference colors is welcomed. The “E” and the “W” located on each pair of shorts looks great.
The NBA All-Star weekend tips off February 17th in New Orleans.
In the spirit of Throwback Thursday, Adidas released their newest collection of baseball gear and it’s a blast from the past. College baseball fans can now cop throwback jerseys and hats stitched-up with retro logos and fonts. Each uniform combo shows off the heritage of the school. The teams pictured include: Nebraska, Miami, Louisville, Texas A&M, Arizona State, Mississippi State and NC State.
adidas has released the 2017 U.S. Army All-American Bowl Game uniforms that top athletes will be rocking in the Alamodome. Players will wear the Army’s iconic Black and Gold “‘Badge of Honor’ camouflage jacquard” patterned unis which were inspired by military ribbons. Athletes in black will be representing the East while those in gold will be representing the West, which will be reflected on their left shoulder as well.
To incorporate elements of the traditional military uniform, “adidas Football developed new materials and application techniques exclusively for this uniform”. “Unique design elements include a KEVLAR® weave incorporated into the player numbers, traditional military uniform nametape on the right side of the chest and the U.S. Flag patch on the right arm. Additionally, the numbers and shoulder stripes are highlighted by reflective materials and serve as homage to the infrared reflective strips utilized on the Army's PT (physical training) uniforms.”
Both team’s helmets will feature the matte yellow and matte black colors and elements that pay tribute to the U.S. Army helicopter pilots. Each lid will have the player’s last name across the back as well.
“To complete the head-to-toe package, both squads will don special edition "Dipped" monochromatic cleats infused with a reflective digi-camo pattern that mirrors the 'Badge of Honor' pattern in the jerseys and pants.”
adidas did not just stop with producing TECHFIT unis, but the athletes will rock “a TECHFIT baselayer, tights, arm sleeves and adizero 5-Star gloves that feature the 'Badge of Honor' camouflage jacquard pattern.”
Under Armour has released their All-America Game uniforms for this year's game. Top athletes will rock white or grey unis with red and blue embellishments. Each athlete will be given a white or grey XENITH helmet, to match their uniform with a custom American Flag visor. In addition to the custom visor, each athlete will also be rocking Under Amour's American graffiti style cleats and gloves. Both the cleats and gloves feature key landmarks of the U.S. such as, the Statue of Liberty, Mount Rushmore and other elements that represent the United States. Under Armour, also recently released their annual State cleats that we will see athletes representing their hometown in during the game. Stay tuned to see all the gear these star athletes will receive.
Navy and Under Armour releases their special uniforms for the matchup against Army. The uniform takes a big hit of gold from the helmet to the pants. The gold helmet feautes a thick navy center stripe and facemask with the Navy Anchor on each side. The white jerseys feature large navy shoulders wiht the Navy N and four stars on each side.
Army has released their uniforms that will hit the field when they take on Navy this week. The uniform design pays homage to the authentic WWII era paratrooper jump suits. The uniforms highlight this with a division patch, oversized 48-star American flag patch, player name tapes, full-color historical unit patches and a camo base layer. The "AA" shoulder patch is from the nickname "All American" that was given to the members of the 82nd Airborne Division because they came from all 48 states.
The unique helmet design is inspired by the netting that you see on the military helmets worn. The tactical logo on the sides was the same used by the 82nd Airborne to help identify each unit.
During the regular season of college football we will have the UNISWAG Countdown which counts down the Top 10 best uniforms worn that weekend, awarding the top uniform with the UNISWAG Uniform of the Week Award. The award this year is a custom painted pair of cleats to match the winning uniform that will be mounted and given to the equipment team of the winners. Below is Week 13 of the UNISWAG Countdown.
During the regular season of college football we will have the UNISWAG Countdown which counts down the Top 10 best uniforms worn that weekend, awarding the top uniform with the UNISWAG Uniform of the Week Award. The award this year is a custom painted pair of cleats to match the winning uniform that will be mounted and given to the equipment team of the winners. Below is Week 12 of the UNISWAG Countdown.
During the regular season of college football we will have the UNISWAG Countdown which counts down the Top 10 best uniforms worn that weekend, awarding the top uniform with the UNISWAG Uniform of the Week Award. The award this year is a custom painted pair of cleats to match the winning uniform that will be mounted and given to the equipment team of the winners. Below is Week 11 of the UNISWAG Countdown.
During the regular season of college football we will have the UNISWAG Countdown which counts down the Top 10 best uniforms worn that weekend, awarding the top uniform with the UNISWAG Uniform of the Week Award. The award this year is a custom painted pair of cleats to match the winning uniform that will be mounted and given to the equipment team of the winners. Below is Week 10 of the UNISWAG Countdown.
Oregon basketball starts the season showing their support for the men and women of the armed forces. The Ducks will take the court in these 'Fighting Ducks' white digi camo uniforms. Alis Volat Propriis is found on the neck of the uniform which means "One flies with one's own wings." Transitioning to the shoes we will see the custom team KD kicks with feather patterns on the bottoms of the shoes.
Members of the Kansas City Chiefs paid tribute to fallen soldiers Sunday by wearing custom military warmups for pregame. Each warmup featured the name of a fallen service member. Each player also received a card in their locker with details about the service member he's representing on the field.
For the Armed Forces Classic Arizona has created their "We Remember" uniforms honoring the U.S.S. Arizona. The gray digi camo is found as the base layer for the entire unfiorm and shoes.