Ahead of the new NFL season, Nike are honouring legends of the past.
Celebrating some of the game’s most notable names including Lawrence Taylor, Joe Namath, Andre Rison and Gale Sayers, the sportswear brand have sought out stars of this current generation across the world of sport and further afield to don the iconic jerseys.
The campaign sees Odell Beckham Jr. donning Lawrence Taylor’s iconic Giants number: “LT [Lawrence Taylor] was really ahead of his time. He did a phenomenal job of always staying true to who he was,” explains current Giants star Odell Beckham Jr. of the appeal of his franchise’s legendary linebacker.
Denzel Curry wears Jarvis Landry’s Dolphins number, 14.
Vince Staples wears Rams great Aaron Donald’s number, 99.
Entrepreneur Joe Freshgoods wears Gale Sayers’ Chicago Bears number, 40.
Alexis Mackenzie wears Chargers running back LaDainian Tomlinson’s number, 21.
Earthgang wears former Atlanta Falcons players Andre Rison’s and Jamal Anderson’s numbers.
Nigel Sylvester wears New York Jets legend Broadway Joe Namath’s number, 12.
For more details on the iconic NFL jerseys, head to nike.com.