CH Picks: Timeless NFL Apparel
Game day shouldn't be the only time to support your team
From capital F fashion houses to emerging streetwear brands, we've seen sport-inspired imagery enter the world of men's style across all levels in the past few seasons. Whether it's high-end mesh jerseys, handmade leather footballs or iconic high-tops stepping from the court to the runway, there's no denying that sports apparel has transcended the stadium. No longer are replica jerseys reserved solely for game day, they are for any and every day. In creative environments the world over you'll find New Era caps and NFL vintage T-shirts worn alongside suits. And with the temperatures dropping daily, repping your home team with some cold weather gear is a surefire way to get an approving nod or extra smile from strangers on your daily commute—while maintaining a sense of casual style. So where better to look for such apparel than the Official NFL Shop itself. Here are five of our picks (each style available for each NFL team) to show your support—regardless of the day of the week.
New York Jets Team Celebration Crew Fleece Sweatshirt
Made by Mitchell & Ness and officially licensed, this New York Jets sweatshirt is a standout for its classic style inspired by decades past. The heavyweight 100% cotton crewneck is a nice companion for the colder months, making it a solid way to show support for your team during this time of year, whether you live in the Tri-State area or not.
Oakland Raiders On-Field Player Sideline Hat
Even for those who don't keep up with the league, the Oakland Raiders hold one of the most iconic team logos out there. So whether you're channeling your inner West Coast rapper or celebrating game day, this Oakland Raiders New Era 59FIFTFY fitted cap is the same as the players wear on the sidelines, so you know it's official.
Youth Chicago Bears Ugly Sweater
Combining the beloved seasonal tradition of the ugly holiday sweaters with vintage sports styling, this self-proclaimed Chicago Bears ugly sweater is a playful way for younger fans to get in on the fanfare without being so serious. With woven team graphics and contrasting color sleeves, it's sure to get a smile out from all your friends, even if they aren't fans of your selected team.
Seahawks Classic Sport Knit Hat
Another from New Era, this Seattle Seahawks pom beanie. The cuffed cap is fleece-lined and ready to help combat those especially chilly days this winter season, and means fans can really embody the 12th man.
Miami Dolphins Dan Marino Vintage Replica Jersey
Vintage replica jerseys are always a surefire way to go, just make sure you pick a player whose name has aged as well as how he used to play. Though long since retired, this Miami Dolphins Dan Marino jersey is instantly recognizable and therefore, a classic. Though bright in color, the classic styling helps subdue the shirt, making it easy to wear even when not surrounded by super-fans. And unlike so much junk found elsewhere, it's made by Mitchell & Ness and officially licensed.
Find all these items (made for every team represented in the league) at the Official NFL Shop and show support for your team—on game day or any other day of the year.
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