Color & Design In Sports: The NFL

Here are the current color, logo and uniform designs of all 32 National Football League Teams. Many of the same team colors are used throughout this classic American sports league…

NFL Color Count:

    White: 27 teams
    Blue: 15 teams
    Black: 11 teams
    Red: 9 teams
    Silver: 7 teams
    Green: 4 teams
    Gold: 4 teams
    Orange: 4 teams
    Purple: 2 teams
    Brown: 1 team
    Burgundy: 1 team
    Teal: 1 team
    Pewter: 1 team
    Aqua: 1 team
    Coral: 1 team


AFC

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-EAST-

Buffalo Bills

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    Team Colors: Dark Navy, Scarlet Red, Royal Blue, White, Nickel
    Mascot: Billy Buffalo
    Owner: Ralph Wilson
    Head Coach Dick Jauron
    Conference Championships: (4) 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993
    League Chanmpionships: (2) 1964, 1965





Miami Dolphins

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    Team Colors: Aqua, Coral, Navy Blue, White
    Mascot: T. D.
    Owner: H. Wayne Huizenga (50%) and Stephen M. Ross (50%)
    Head Coach: Tony Sparano
    Conference Championships: (5) 1971, 1972, 1973, 1982, 1984
    League Championships: (2) 1972 (VII), 1973 (VIII)





New England Patriots

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    Team Colors: Nautical Blue, Red, New Century
    Mascot: Pat Patriot
    Owner: Robert Kraft
    Head Coach: Bill Belichick
    Conference Championships: (6) 1985, 1996, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2007
    League Championships: (3) 2001 (XXXVI), 2003 (XXXVIII), 2004 (XXXIX)





New York Jets

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    Team Colors: Hunter Green, White
    Mascot: named after their relocation close to LaGuardia Airport where you could hear jets roaring overhead.
    Owner: Woody Johnson
    Head Coach: Eric Mangini
    Conference Championships: (0)
    League Championships: (1) 1968 (III)






-NORTH-

Baltimore Ravens

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    Team Colors: Purple, Black, Metallic Gold, White
    Mascot: Poe
    Owner: Steve Bisciotti
    Head Coach: John Harbaugh
    Conference Championships: (1) 2000
    League Championships: (1) 2000 (XXXV)





Cincinnati Bengals

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    Team Colors: Black, Orange, White
    Mascot: Who Dey
    Owner: Mike Brown
    Head Coach: Marvin Lewis
    Conference Championships: (2) 1981, 1988
    League Championships: (0)





Cleveland Browns

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    Team Colors: Seal Brown, Burnt Orange, White
    Mascot: CB, Chomps, TD, and Trapper
    Owner: Randy Lerner
    Head Coach: Romeo Crennel
    Conference Championships: (11) 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1957, 1964, 1965, 1968, 1969
    League Championships: (8) 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1954, 1955, 1964





Pittsburgh Steelers

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    Team Colors: Black and Gold
    Mascot: Steely McBeam
    Owner: The Rooney Family
    Head Coach: Mike Tomlin
    Conference Championships: (6) 1974, 1975, 1978, 1979, 1995, 2005
    League Championships: (5) 1974 (IX), 1975 (X), 1978 (XIII), 1979 (XIV), 2005 (XL)





-SOUTH-

Houston Texans

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    Team Colors: Deep Steel Blue, Battle Red, Liberty White
    Mascot:
    Owner: Bob McNair
    Head Coach: Gary Kubiak
    Conference Championships: (0)
    League Championships: (0)





Indianpolis Colts

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    Team Colors: Royal Blue, White
    Mascot: Blue
    Owner: Jim Irsay
    Head Coach: Tony Dungy
    Conference Championships: (6) 1958, 1959, 1964, 1968 1970, 2006
    League Championships: (5) 1958, 1959, 1968, 1970 (V), 2006 (XLI)





Jacksonville Jaguars

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    Team Colors: Teal, Black, Gold, White
    Mascot: Jaxson de Ville
    Owner: Wayne Weaver
    Head Coach: Jack Del Rio
    Conference Championships: (0)
    League Championships: (0)





Tennessee Titans

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    Team Colors: Columbia Blue, Navy Blue, White, Scarlet, and Silver
    Mascot: T-Rac
    Owner: Bud Adams
    Head Coach: Jeff Fisher
    Conference Championships: (1) 1999
    League Championships: (2) 1960, 1961





– WEST –

Denver Broncos

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    Team Colors: Broncos Navy Blue, Orange, White
    Mascot: “Thunder II” (live horse) & “Miles” (person in costume suit)
    Owner: Pat Bowlen
    Head Coach: Mike Shanahan
    Conference Championships: (6) 1977, 1986, 1987, 1989, 1997, 1998
    League Championships: (2) 1997 (XXXII),1998 (XXXIII)





Kansas City Chiefs

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    Team Colors: red and gold
    Mascot: K. C. Wolf (1989–present) Warpaint (1963–1988)
    Owner: The Hunt Family
    Head Coach: Herman Edwards
    Conference Championships: (0)
    League Championships: (3) 1962, 1966, 1969 (IV)




Okland Raiders

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    Team Colors: Black, Silver, White
    Name: A “name the team” contest was held by a local newspaper, and the winner was the Oakland Señors. After a few weeks of being the butt of local jokes the fledgling team (and its owners) changed the team’s name to the Oakland Raiders, which had finished third in the naming contest.
    Owner: Al Davis
    Head Coach: Tom Cable (interim)
    Conference Championships: (4) 1976, 1980, 1983, 2002
    League Championships: (4) 1967, 1976 (XI), 1980 (XV), 1983 (XVIII)





San Diego Chargers

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    Team Colors: Navy Blue, Gold, Powder Blue, White
    Nickname: Bolts, Super Chargers
    Owner: Alex Spanos
    Head Coach: Norv Turner
    Conference Championships: (1) 1994
    League Championships: (1) 1963





NFC

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-EAST-

Dallas Cowboys

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    Team Colors: Royal Blue, Metallic Silver-Green, Navy Blue, Silver, and White
    Nick Names: America’s Team, The Boys, Big D
    Owner: Jerry Jones
    Head Coach: Wade Phillips
    Conference Championships: (10) 1966, 1967, 1970, 1971, 1975, 1977, 1978, 1992, 1993, 1995
    League Championships: (5) 1971 (VI), 1977 (XII), 1992 (XXVII), 1993 (XXVIII), 1995 (XXX)





New York Giants

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    Team Colors: Blue, Red, White, Gray
    Nicknames: Big Blue Wrecking Crew, Big Blue, G-Men, The Jints, Big Blue Ballers
    Owner: John Mara (50%) & Steve Tisch (50%)
    Head Coach: Tom Coughlin
    Conference Championships: (10) 1966, 1967, 1970, 1971, 1975, 1977, 1978, 1992, 1993, 1995
    League Championships: (7) 1927, 1934, 1938, 1956, 1986 (XXI), 1990 (XXV), 2007 (XLII)





Philadelphia Eagles

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    Team Colors: Midnight Green, Black, White, Silver
    Mascot: Swoop “changed from blitz in 1988”
    Owner: Jeffrey Lurie
    Head Coach: Andy Reid
    Conference Championships: (3) 1960, 1980, 2004
    League Championships: (3) 1948, 1949, 1960





Washington Redskins

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    Team Colors: Burgundy, Gold, White
    Name: Boston Braves (1932), Boston Redskins (1933–1936), Washington Redskins (1937–present)
    Owner: Dan Snyder
    Head Coach: Jim Zorn
    Conference Championships: (5) 1972, 1982, 1983, 1987, 1991
    League Championships: (5) 1937, 1942, 1982 (XVII), 1987 (XXII), 1991 (XXVI)





-NORTH-

Chicago Bears

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    Team Colors: Dark Navy, Orange, White
    Mascot: Staley Da Bear
    Owner: Virginia Halas McCaskey
    Head Coach: Lovie Smith
    Conference Championships: (4) 1956, 1963, 1985, 2006
    League Championships: (9) 1921, 1932, 1933, 1940, 1941, 1943, 1946, 1963 1985 (XX)





Detroit Lions

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    Team Colors: Honolulu Blue, Silver, Black, White
    Mascot: Roary
    Owner: William Clay Ford, Sr.
    Head Coach: Rod Marinelli
    Conference Championships: (4) 1952, 1953, 1954, 1957
    League Championships: (4) 1935, 1952, 1953, 1957





Green Bay Packers

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    Team Colors: Dark Green, Gold, White
    Mascot: Indian Packers (1919), Indians (1919), Acme Packers (1921), Blues (1922), Big Bay Blues (1920s), Bays (1920s-1940s), Green Bay FC (current), The Pack (current)
    Owner: Green Bay Packers, Inc. (111,967 stockholders)
    Head Coach: Mike McCarthy
    Conference Championships: (8) 1960, 1961, 1962, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1996, 1997
    League Championships: (12) 1929, 1930, 1931, 1936, 1939, 1944, 1961, 1962, 1965, 1967 (I), 1968 (II), 1997 (XXXI)





Minnesota Vikings

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    Team Colors: Purple, Gold, White
    Mascot: Viktor the Viking, Ragnar
    Owner: Zygi Wilf
    Head Coach: Brad Childress
    Conference Championships: (4) 1969, 1973, 1974, 1976
    League Championships: (1) 1969





-SOUTH-

Atlanta Falcons

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    Team Colors: Red, Black, White, Silver
    Mascot: Freddie Falcon
    Owner: Arthur Blank
    Head Coach: Mike Smith
    Conference Championships: (1) 1998
    League Championships: (0)





Carolina Panthers

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    Team Colors: Black, Panther Blue, Silver, White
    Mascot: Sir Purr
    Owner: Jerry Richardson
    Head Coach: John Fox
    Conference Championships: (1) 2003
    League Championships: (0)





New Orleans Saints

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    Team Colors: Black, Old Gold, White
    Mascot: Gumbo the dog and Sir Saint
    Owner: Tom Benson and Rita Benson LeBlanc
    Head Coach: Sean Payton
    Conference Championships: (3) 1991, 2000, 2006
    League Championships: (0)





Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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    Team Colors: Buccaneer Red, Pewter, Black, Orange, White
    Mascot: Captain Fear
    Owner: Malcolm Glazer
    Head Coach: Jon Gruden
    Conference Championships: (1) 2002
    League Championships: (1) 2002 (XXXVII)





-WEST-

Arizona Cardinals

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    Team Colors: Cardinal Red, Black, White
    Mascot: Big Red
    Owner: Bill Bidwill
    Head Coach: Ken Whisenhunt
    Conference Championships: (4) 1947, 1948, 1974, 1975
    League Championships: (2) 1925, 1947





St. Louis Rams

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    Team Colors: Millennium Blue, New Century Gold, White
    Name: Cleveland Rams (1936-1945), Los Angeles Rams (1946-1994), St. Louis Rams (1995–present)
    Owner: Chip Rosenbloom, Lucia Rodriguez and Stan Kroenke
    Head Coach: Jim Haslett
    Conference Championships: (6) 1950, 1951, 1955, 1979, 1999, 2001
    League Championships: (3) 1945, 1951, 1999 (XXXIV)





San Francisco 49ers

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    Team Colors: Scarlet Red, 49ers’ Gold
    Mascot: Sourdough Sam
    Owner: John York
    Head Coach: Mike Singletary
    Conference Championships: (5) 1981, 1984, 1988, 1989, 1994
    League Championships: (5) 1981 (XVI), 1984 (XIX), 1988 (XXIII), 1989 (XXIV), 1994 (XXIX)





Seattle Seahawks

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    Team Colors: Seahawks Blue, Dark Navy, Bright Green, White
    Mascot: Blitz, and Taima the hawk
    Owner: Paul Allen
    Head Coach: Mike Holmgren
    Conference Championships: (1) 2005
    League Championships: (0)





Images are from wikipedia. Uniform images created by Johnny Seoul

Author: evad
David Sommers has been loving color as COLOURlovers' Blog Editor-in-Chief for the past two years. When he's not neck deep in a rainbow he's loving other things with The Post Family (http://thepostfamily.com/), a Chicago-based art blog, artist collective & gallery.