close
    How are home vs away jersey colors determined in the NFL?

    0  Views: 1089 Answers: 2 Posted: 6 years ago

    2 Answers

    http://www.goteamsgo.com/forum/football-forums/76402-nfl-home-away-jerseys.html

    Early television was in black and white, and the clarity wasn't nearly as precise as it is today.  When the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation was testing for live hockey broadcast in 1952, they found out that if both teams wore their traditional colors, it was very difficult to differentiate them.  They solved the problem by having the home team wear white, while the visitors remained in their darker uniforms.  This concept caught on and was adopted by other sports as well,.



    Top contributors in Uncategorized category

     
    ROMOS
    Answers: 18345 / Questions: 153
    Karma: 1100K
     
    Colleen
    Answers: 47438 / Questions: 115
    Karma: 953K
     
    country bumpkin
    Answers: 11253 / Questions: 157
    Karma: 826K
     
    Benthere
    Answers: 2251 / Questions: 24
    Karma: 750K
    > Top contributors chart

    Unanswered Questions

    443463
    questions
    713995
    answers
    560191
    users