- Several NFL teams are getting new uniforms and helmets for the 2022 season while others are making changes to current sets.
- The biggest change is the NFL dropping its one-helmet rule; many teams have added an alternate helmet this year with more sure to come.
- Dropping the helmet rule also means we will see several popular throwback uniforms for the first time in many years.
- The most popular change is the addition of a black helmet as six teams have gone this route.
- Below we take a look at all the changes we have seen so far. If your favorite team has a change we haven't added yet, please contact us at [email protected]
The New York Giants are bringing back their classic uniforms and blue helmets with "Giants" on the side in 2022.
The Arizona Cardinals is one of several teams to add a black alternate helmet. Their lid comes with red flecks in the paint.
The Chicago Bears have added an orange helmet to go with their orange alternate jersey.
The Dallas Cowboys will wear throwback white helmets with the iconic navy star for their Thanksgiving Day game against the Giants.
According to Paul Lukas of Uni-Watch, the Cowboys will also have a slightly different white helmet for their all-white "Color Rush" uniform. This one has an outlined star, white facemask, and "Cowboys" on the bumper above the facemask.
Meanwhile, the Jets went stealth black for their alternates.
The Cincinnati Bengals unveiled a new White Bengal tiger alternate helmet. Like the Cowboys, this will be worn during Thursday Night Football "Color Rush" games.
The Carolina Panthers have introduced a new black helmet to be worn with their all-back uniform.
The New Orleans Saints have a new black alternate helmet with a fleur-de-lis "stripe."
The Philadelphia Eagles are debuting a black helmet to go with their black jerseys.
The Philadelphia Eagles will also bring back their Kelly green uniforms as an alternate in 2023.
The Atlanta Falcons have a new red helmet to go with a 1966 throwback uniform they will wear this season.
The New England Patriots are bringing back "Pat Patriot" and their white helmet as a throwback uniform.
The Washington Football Team are now officially the Commanders, which means an entirely new uniform set that includes new logos and a black alternate helmet.
Here is the Commanders' new crest.
The Houston Texans have a new "battle red" alternate helmet.
The San Francisco 49ers have tweaked their uniform by bringing back the third stripe to their sleeves and the "Saloon" font wordmark to the jersey and helmet neck bumper.
The Rams don't have anything new, but they did announce that their pure white alternate is now their primary home jersey and the "bone" jersey has been demoted to alternate status.
The Miami Dolphins have a new logo to honor the 50th anniversary of the 1972 team's perfect season. The design suggests it will be worn as a patch on their uniforms this season.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be bringing back the popular "Bucco Bruce" and their creamsicle uniforms, but not until 2023 because of supply-chain issues.
The same for the Seattle Seahawks, who will have to wait until 2023 for these throwbacks.
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