NFL teams have been known to wear the most colorful uniforms in the league, but there are plenty of players who have taken to the court and made their mark by showing off their suits.
From Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, to Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston, to Oakland Raiders defensive tackle Ray McDonald, and New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan, there are a number of players with colorful suits who have made the headlines for their athletic prowess.
Here’s a look at the most iconic NFL players who’ve worn a green-and-gold suit.1.
Aaron Rodgers Rodgers wore his signature green suit with gold hardware to the Super Bowl last season.
While some of his teammates wore green, Rodgers opted for a gold suit.
He is now known as the “Green Bay Packers Quarterback of the Year” after leading the NFL in passing yards (1,084), touchdown passes (83) and passer rating (106.1).2.
Jamey Eisenberg Eisenberg was one of the most decorated athletes of his era, winning three Super Bowls with the San Francisco 49ers before he retired.
He currently serves as the director of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of sports and the development of young people worldwide.
He recently released a book about his life and career.3.
Cam Newton Newton wears a gold-and, white-and blue suit on his regular-season home games.
He also has a gold mask on his head.
Newton won the Heisman Trophy in 2015, and he is now the third-highest paid NFL player.4.
Mike Webster Webster won the NFL’s Walter Payton Man of the Week Award in 2016 after recording 1,086 rushing yards and four touchdowns in Week 1.
He was a three-time Pro Bowl selection.5.
Brandon Lloyd Lloyd Lloyd, who played five seasons in the NFL before retiring in 2017, wears a green and white suit on most of his regular season games.
His green suit was once a part of the NFL uniform, but he retired in 2019 after suffering a broken collarbone.6.
Brandon Browner The Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver is a two-time All-Pro.
He has worn a gold helmet with a green visor during some of the team’s playoff games.7.
Josh McCown McCown, the quarterback of the Tampa Bay Bucs, has been known for wearing his green suit for his off-the-field activities.
During the 2016 NFL draft, he announced he was wearing a gold and white costume for the season.8.
Robert Ayers Ayers, the defensive end for the Philadelphia Eagles, wears his signature blue suit during his regular seasons.9.
Antonio Gates Gates is the quarterback for the Denver Broncos.
He retired after the 2016 season after an injury-plagued season in 2017.10.
Michael Strahan Strahan is the linebacker for the New York Giants.
He wore his green and yellow suit during the 2017 NFL season, but retired after his season was cut short.11.
Calvin Johnson Johnson, the cornerback for the Tampa Lions, has a green hat, red helmet and red visor on his helmet during his career.12.
Dwayne Bowe Bowe is a three time Pro Bowler and the defensive lineman for the Indianapolis Colts.
He had a silver helmet with gold visors during his rookie season.13.
Terrell Owens Owens Owens, the wide receiver for the Kansas City Chiefs, has worn his green jacket, green and red helmet during some games, but also wore a gold visor in some games.14.
Michael Bennett Bennett is a five-time NFL Defensive Player of the Month, who earned a Super Bowl ring with the Seattle Seahawks.
He made his Super Bowl debut in 2017 and retired after a disappointing season in 2018.15.
Derek Carr Carr Carr, the quarterbacks for the Oakland Raiders, has played in a green helmet during a few games during his NFL career.16.
Tyron Smith Smith Smith is the cornerback on the Dallas Cowboys.
He often wears his helmet with red visors and red socks during the games.17.
Chris Culliver Culliver is a defensive end and the middle linebacker for Minnesota Vikings.
He earned the NFL Defensive Rookie of the year award in 2017 after recording two interceptions in the 2016 regular season.18.
Ryan Ramczyk Ryan Ramczak is the middle linebackers for the Green Bay Vikings.
In 2018, he started all 16 games for the Vikings and recorded 10 tackles and two pass breakups.19.
Khalil Mack Mack Mack is the running back for the Detroit Lions.
He broke his collarbone during the 2018 regular season, and retired before the season began.20.
D.J. Fluker Flukers, a defensive tackle for the Seattle Mariners, is known for his green suits during the offseason.21.
Dontari Poe Poe Poe is a safety for the San Diego Chargers.
He started every