Monday, February 1, 2016

1969-74 Minnesota Vikings

Beginning with the 1969 Super Bowl IV combo (NFL50 patch on shoulder of white jersey), all TV number 1s were of the 'Rams-style' box-topped variety for 1970-74.


1/11/70 MINN vs KC
Super Bowl IV
9/26/71 - CHB @ MINN
10/3/71 - BUF @ MINN

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2012-15 Carolina Panthers

The size of the helmet logo has been reduced to a more appropriate size.



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1966-71 Kansas City Chiefs

Regular (durene) jerseys from 1966-71 had extreme slant-top 1s as opposed to 'Pro Block font' currently displayed. Mesh jerseys (1970-71) and preseason only (1966-69) jerseys are unchanged. Yellow outline on these numbers has been reduced in size also.


1/15/67 - KC vs GB
"Super Bowl I"
1/15/67 - halftime
Note: extremely thin yellow outlines

11/23/67 - OAK @ KC

1/11/70 - MINN vs KC
Super Bowl IV

11/7/71 - NYJ @ KC

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Friday, January 22, 2016

1988 San Francisco 49ers

Altered disclaimer on yearly image. It was originally thought that only Joe Montana, Ronnie Lott, and Riki Ellison wore their jerseys from 1987 in Super Bowl XXIII against Cincinnati. It turns out that K Michael Cofer and CB Darryl Pollard also wore their old jerseys, as well.


Super Bowl XXIII
Michael Cofer and Darryl Pollard also wearing
1987 style jerseys with wide stripes

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1933 Chicago Bears

Bears wore a fifth combo for the NFL CG in 1933 wearing white-over-khaki with navy socks and the navy helmet bearing the orange wing and three stripes worn earlier in the season.


12/17/33 - NYG @ CHB
1st NFL Championship Game

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Monday, January 18, 2016

1932-35 Boston Braves/Redskins

1932 - Darkened primary jersey; removed sleeve stripes; added gold stripes to collars and cuffs; added gold numbers on front of jersey; added second combo with plain blue jersey and gold numbers for game vs Green Bay; added black 'butt-stripes' to pants

1932 Boston Braves

10/3/32 - BRK @ BOS

1933-35 - Altered shade of red to show appropriate contrast with Giants' deeper-red jerseys; altered shade of gold for pants; altered sleeve stripe and cuff stripe patterns to match close-up photos; removed 1933 combo with numbers on chest (this was a mis-identified 'Indianhead' logo with a black outline rather than white; entirely different jersey); added 1932 'dark-blue' jersey combo with white numbers for game @ CHC in 1933



12/3/33 - BOS @ CHC

1933 Black outlined logo jersey
11/12/33 - BOS @ NYG
Black-outlined logo jersey worn in middle of photo
(not previously displayed version w/ numbers on chest)

1933-35 White-outlined logo jersey

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1932 Chicago Cardinals

Cardinals wore their 1931 uniforms for their Week 1 game of 1932 in Green Bay.


9/18/32 - CHC @ GB

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Sunday, January 10, 2016

1984 Los Angeles Raiders

Per Mako Mameli...

Raiders did not wear "AFL 25th Anniversary" patch on left hip until Week 4.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aNYPcZt2wmA - video of Week 1 at Houston


9/16/84 - OAK @ KC
Week 3

http://i68.servimg.com/u/f68/16/58/29/23/1984_c10.jpg - Week 4 (SD@LA)

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1989-96 Miami Dolphins

In 1989 the Dolphins increased the size of the helmet logo dolphin so that a larger portion of the head and tail protruded from the outer boundary of the Sun.
This change lasted for the entire run of 1989-96.
The 1994 throwback helmet has been changed to an 'in the Sun' helmet logo.


9/25/94 - MIA @ MINN
throwback 'in the Sun' helmet logo

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Saturday, January 9, 2016

1999-2011 Baltimore Ravens

Altered gold on helmet logo to match rest of gold trim.
Shortened helmet stripes in stripe display.

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