2022 Tremendous Bowl uniforms: Bengals unveil combo with good tweet, Rams go together with uncommon jerseys


Regardless that the Tremendous Bowl is being performed in Los Angeles this yr, the Cincinnati Bengals will truly be the house crew for the sport and due to that, the Bengals bought to make the primary alternative on which uniform to put on for Tremendous Bowl LVI. 

Regardless that groups carrying white have received 14 of the previous 17 Tremendous Bowls, the Bengals have determined they’ll attempt to buck that pattern: The crew might be going with their black jerseys. The crew will pair the jersey with white pants and orange socks. 

The truth that the Bengals made the announcement by placing the uniform on a garments hanger is a fairly hilarious inside joke for his or her followers. 

Again in April, the Bengals launched new uniforms, however that launch wasn’t the primary time that almost all followers had seen the brand new look jerseys. A couple of month earlier than the brand new uniforms got here out, somebody leaked the brand new duds on Twitter and when that occurred, they shared an image of the brand new uniform on a garments hanger. 

The garments hanger is now an notorious a part of Bengals lore. 

The truth that the Bengals are going to put on their black uniforms will possible come as shock to some followers, who most likely thought the Bengals may put on white after beating each the Chiefs and Titans in that shade.  

The Bengals clearly aren’t a superstitious crew, in any other case they most likely would have gone with white. Not solely did they go 7-3 in white uniforms this yr, however as we talked about on the high, groups carrying white have received 14 OF THE PAST 17 Tremendous Bowls. In final yr’s Tremendous Bowl, the Buccaneers wore their highway white uniforms although they had been the house crew taking part in of their house stadium. 

On the Bengals’ finish, they went simply 2-4 carrying black this season, however a kind of wins did come towards the Raiders within the wild-card spherical when Cincinnati ended its 31-year drought and not using a postseason win. 

This may mark the second time the Bengals have worn black in a Tremendous Bowl. Of their first look, a 26-21 loss to the 49ers in Tremendous Bowl XVI, the Bengals additionally wore a black jersey. Curiously sufficient, similar to this yr, the Bengals additionally unveiled new uniforms in 1981 after which rode that new look all the way in which to a Tremendous Bowl look. 

In Tremendous Bowl XXIII, the Bengals wore white uniforms throughout their 20-16 loss to the 49ers. Because the Bengals are 0-1 in every shade, they most likely did not spent an excessive amount of time excited about what jersey would carry higher luck.

As for the Rams, they will be carrying an alternate jersey, which is able to make them simply the third crew in NFL historical past to get approval to put on one thing moreover an ordinary house or away jersey. The Rams might be carrying their white “fashionable throwback” that was unveiled again in July. 

Though most white is not thought-about an “alternate” for many groups, it’s for the Rams, as a result of they do not have a “regular” white uniform. 

The Rams “white” highway uniform is technically bone grey, which you’ll see under. 

By carrying the white uniform, the Rams will be a part of the 1994 49ers (who wore their seventy fifth anniversary drop shadow throwbacks in Tremendous Bowl XXIX) and the 2018 Rams as the one two different groups to put on an alternate jersey within the Tremendous Bowl. (The Rams wore royal blue throwbacks in Tremendous Bowl LIII towards the Patriots.)

The Rams went 7-1 of their bone uniforms this yr, however simply 1-2 of their white throwbacks, which implies, just like the Bengals, they are not too frightened about any good or dangerous luck which may include the colour of their jersey. 

Of their 4 Tremendous Bowl appearances, the Rams are 1-3 general, going 1-2 of their white uniforms and 0-1 of their throwback royal blue jerseys. 

By the way in which, in case you’re questioning why the Bengals are the house crew, it is as a result of the NFC and AFC alternate that honor yearly. Even-numbered Tremendous Bowls go to the AFC, which is why the Bengals are the house crew although the sport is being performed within the Rams’ stadium. 



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