Ugliness in the Xtreme
As the WFL proved in the '70s and the USFL reaffirmed in the '80s, there's nothing like a new football league to bring out the worst in uniform designers. So Uni Watch was itching to see what sort of aesthetic train wreck might emerge from the supposedly rebellious XFL, which debuted last weekendwould they try long pants? Maybe a unitard? But as it turns out, they're sticking to football's standard jersey-knickers-stockings template. And with six of the eight teams wearing purple, teal, or black, the XFL is following more trends than it's bucking. Better pay close attention to the following rundownif the WFL and USFL are any indication, these unis won't be around long.
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