The Seattle Seahawks introduced earlier this week they are going to put on their Nineteen Nineties-era throwback uniforms throughout their Oct. 29 in opposition to the Cleveland Browns.
The uniforms, which might be formally unveiled later this summer time, function silver helmets with a totem-style emblem on the perimeters and a royal blue facemask, royal blue jerseys with white numbers and the aforementioned emblem on the sleeves and silver pants with inexperienced, white and blue stripes.
We’ve identified for greater than six months that Seattle deliberate to put on the throwback uniforms this season, although the precise date wasn’t clear till the Seahawks revealed their themes for 2023, which incorporates honoring the tenth anniversary of Tremendous Bowl XLVIII on Sept. 24 in opposition to the Carolina Panthers.
It’s applicable the throwback uniforms might be worn in opposition to an AFC crew, because the design was final worn in 2001, the ultimate season earlier than Seattle moved to the NFC and unveiled a brand new uniform set, which included a brand new shade of blue and monochromatic residence design.
The Seahawks are 3-1 in opposition to the Browns at residence on this uniform design, which was truly unveiled in 1983, together with a 33-0 win in 1984, a 31-13 win in 1985, a 17-7 loss in 1989 and a 22-5 win in 1993. They’re additionally 2-0 in Cleveland, together with a 16-10 win in 1988 and a 9-6 win in 2001.
Seattle is one in every of 4 NFL groups set to introduce throwback uniforms this season, becoming a member of the Philadelphia Eagles, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Tennessee Titans. Sources have indicated the Browns and the Indianapolis Colts will add new helmets to their current throwback uniforms, as properly.