Football Jerseys became the latest fashion wear for men in the mid 90’s. Thousands of NFL football fans across the country would show their support by donning the number of their favorite player. Even business men began sporting jerseys on the weekends. It was a bond that fathers and sons had together. They would get dressed to go to the game and wear their favorite jerseys with their sons. This popular football gear soon became the weekend wear of sport lovers. Men of all shapes and sizes would boast their team colors while cutting the yard, doing chores and running errands.
Men today still love to wear jerseys. Jerseys for players that don’t play anymore are called Throw back jerseys. Women even got in on the act and started wearing jerseys. In the early 2000’s came the invention of the jersey dress. This was a long dress with a team’s logo displayed on the front and back of it. Sports paraphernalia companies even sell jerseys for newborns and young children. Pet clothiers have even got in on the act. There are jerseys for small pocket book sized dogs. Celebrating a team can now be a family affair.
Team jerseys may have started with football but the craze has expanded to other sports. Fans can now go to their favorite event dressed just like the players. The large sporting stores sell jerseys for hockey, basketball, baseball and soccer. College’s bookstores have even tried to cash in on the trend. Most college bookstores sell jerseys to support all of the sports at the school. Fans can support their teams at homecoming by wearing the team’s jerseys.
Jerseys aren’t limited to the famous guys. Little league and employee teams can buy jerseys that support their local teams. Although some small teams can’t afford to buy jerseys, some local business can get a write off by giving jerseys as a gift.
If a sports fan is in the market to purchase a football jersey, the internet is a great resource. There are literally hundreds of sports paraphernalia websites. A basic team jersey is pretty easy to find. Some sites boast authentic jerseys. Jerseys that have been signed or worn by players go for hundreds or even thousands of dollars on the internet. Depending on the popularity of the player, a jersey put up for sales on the net can go in a matter of minutes.
Each team has a sports website. Fans can follow their favorite player’s careers. Sports fans can even buy authentic gear from a team website associated with the website. Even the major sport television networks sell the gear of their anchors. Most of the sport anchors are retired sport players from basketball or football. Sports gear is just a part of the devoted sports fans love for their favorite team. So no matter what the sport, the is gear for the family. Football jerseys are acceptable most everywhere. Just don’t show up to work in a jersey, unless its support your team day.
write by richardson