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At every level of football, the pants are the same length but the NFL mandates that all players wear socks up to the knees to completely cover the legs.

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Why do some CFB players wear only one sock?
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Q: Why do college football players wear short socks and NFL players wear long socks?
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What football players wore?

What do you mean? Jersey, Shorts, Socks, Cleats, and Shin Guards.

Do you wear socks under football socks?

Many players wear socks, stockings, or some other cloth layer under their shin guards to prevent chaffing.

Are hockey socks different from football socks?

Hockey socks have vertical ribs. Football socks are smooth. We needed to get some hockey socks for part of a school and football socks will be fine.

What is the color of Uruguay's football strip?

Sky-blue shirt, black short and socks.

Why do football players were white socks over their football socks?

It is a combination of fashion choice and comfort. Wearing a white sports sock is more comfortable than a football sock because they are softer, thicker and more technical. They dont slip down the foot like a football sock

What Do Footballers Wear?

Football players wear shorts and comfortable jerseys when playing the game. The jerseys may be short sleeved or long sleeved depending on the weather.

What do Australians play football in?

Australian footballers wear much the same as soccer and rugby players: team guernseys, shorts, club socks and studded football boots.

What did football players wear in the 1950's?

Yes. The first college football game was played in 1879. The National Football League was formed in 1920. Football was very much a part of the way of life in the 1950s.

What is the purppose of nba socks?

Without socks, the players would get blisters

Should you wear football socks?

Yes, you have to wear long socks in a real game because you have to have a shin pad(guard) on your shin.

What colors do the french football team wear?

The French football team usually wears a blue T-shirt (with discreet white and red stripes), a white short and red socks. There are two alternative outfits used when the opposite team has similar colours (for instance Italy is dressed also in blue) : the first one is to be dressed all in white (t-shirt plus short and socks) or in rare instances with a red t-shirt, white short, red socks.