The NFL alternates the official “home” team for the Super Bowl every year. This season, the designation belongs to the NFC, meaning the Eagles will be the home team for their title clash with the Chiefs.
The had the privilege of selecting their uniforms for the big game. On Tuesday, the team unveiled its pick, sharing video of a “Super Bowl LVII” patch being stitched to their midnight green jerseys.
The Eagles have worn in all three of its previous Super Bowl appearances. The Eagles sported Kelly green when they faced the Raiders in Super Bowl XV at the close of the 1980 season, but they wore their current midnight green jerseys when they beat the Patriots in Super Bowl LII at the end of the 2017 season.
The “visiting” Chiefs will sport their white away jerseys. The team’s official Twitter account shared a preview of the look they will sport in two weeks with a video of QB Patrick Mahomes in his jersey.
The Chiefs have worn red in its past three Super Bowls, IV, LIV and LV and will debut white for the first time with an NFL championship on the line.
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