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Category: BFBS

Bears, Cards Join NFL Alternate-Helmet Bandwagon

With Chicago and Arizona now on board, more than a dozen NFL teams have revealed alternate helmets for 2022.

Dirty Birds: Eagles Add Black Helmet

We’ve known for months that this helmet was coming. Now we finally know how it looks.

Jets Unveil Crummy Black Helmet to Go with Crummy Black Uni

One of the NFL’s worst uniforms just got even worse.

Cold Water: Leafs Go BFBS With Bieber-Designed Alternates

For all photos, click to enlarge As had been expected, the Maple Leafs yesterday hopped aboard the BFBS bandwagon by unveiling a new black alternate uniform, which they’ll wear for …

A Detailed Look at the Mets’ Black Throwbacks

For most photos in this section, you can click to enlarge Hello! Paul here, making a rare Saturday appearance before vamoosing for my annual August break from the site. Now …

Some Thoughts on the Mets Reviving the Black Uniforms

The Mets made it official last night, announcing that the team’s BFBS jerseys (and presumably caps) will be returning “for a limited number of games later this summer.” Further details …

Seahawks and Cardinals Stage Entertaining Uni Clown Show

Click to enlarge Quite the spectacle last night in Seattle, as the neon-clad Seahawks hosted the Magic 8-Balls mono-BFBS Cardinals (lots of additional photos here), creating one of the more …

Smell the Glove: Pitt’s Absurd Blackout Uniforms

I got a note last night from reader Rich Friedman, as follows: Has anyone ever looked into why the chest script and the NOBs on the Pitt Panthers’ black basketball …

A Big Lump of Coal for Christmas

Embed from Getty Images Inexplicable move last night by the Eagles, as they wore their mono-black alternates for last night’s game against the Raiders. Seriously, if your primary team color …

Are the Lions Getting Ready to Ditch the Black?

Since 2003, the Detroit Lions’ official team logo has had a black outline, but that appears to be changing. As readers Yasser Khan and PJ Kuzdal noticed last night, the …

Meanwhile, Half a Mile From My House…

The Islanders unveiled their BFBS alts yesterday (further info and the alt uni schedule here). It pretty much conforms to the jersey leaks we’d seen earlier. A few notes: 1. …

Attention Oversensitive Browns Fans: Your Team Isn’t the Only One I Have Issues With

For all photos, click to enlarge The 49ers have been my favorite NFL team for 45 years, which is longer than most of the people reading this have been alive. …

BC, UCLA & ND Get New Unis: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly

Click to enlarge [Editor’s Note: Paul is on his annual August break from the site and will return in September. Daily content is continuing under the direction of deputy editor …

Nike To Go BFBS For Nine Schools?

By Phil Hecken Reports surfaced yesterday, picked up by various outlets (for example, here, here, here and here), that Nike would be outfitting nine of its schools in black jerseys …

My Favorite Team and I Need to Have a Little Talk

Click to enlarge When I was six years old, I reached into a box of corn flakes and pulled out this giveaway card of 49ers running back Ken Willard. At …