Los Angeles Chargers team logo

Los Angeles Chargers Logos

The Los Angeles Chargers were established with seven other American Football League (AFL) teams in 1959. The Chargers played their first AFL season in 1960. However, they played only spent one season in Los Angeles before moving to San Diego in 1961. After playing ten years in the AFL, the San Diego Chargers began playing […]

Kansas City Chiefs team logo

Kansas City Chiefs Logos

The Kansas City Chiefs franchise was founded in 1960 by businessman Lamar Hunt as the Dallas Texans and was a charter member of the American Football League (AFL). They are not associated with an earlier Dallas Texans NFL team that only played for one season in 1952. In 1963, the team relocated to Kansas City […]

Jacksonville Jaguars team logo

Jacksonville Jaguars Logos

At the end of 1993, NFL awarded Jacksonville an expansion franchise. Along with the Carolina Panthers, the Jacksonville Jaguars entered the NFL as the first expansion teams in almost 20 years. In 1995, The Jaguars played their season under head coach Tom Coughlin. Team Logos Pro Football Reference Jacksonville Jaguars Franchise Encyclopedia Official Sites Team […]

Indianapolis Colts team logo

Indianapolis Colts Logos

In its second year of All America Football Conference, the franchise assigned to the Miami Seahawks was relocated to city of Baltimore, which after a fan contest was renamed the Baltimore Colts and used the team colors of silver and green. In 1950, the Colts joined the NFL but was disbanded after their first year. […]

Houston Texans team logo

Houston Texans Logos, Helmet History

On October 6, 1999, Houston was awarded the 32nd NFL franchise and the 2004 Super Bowl. In September 2000, the team was named the Texans. The Texans became the second franchise to have emerged from Houston after the Houston Oilers moved to Tennessee and began playing in the 2002 NFL season. Team Logos Helmet History […]

Green Bay Packers team logo

Green Bay Packers Logos, Helmet History

The Green Bay Packers football team was founded on August 11, 1919 by former high-school football rivals Earl “Curly” Lambeau and George Whitney Calhoun. Lambeau solicited funds for uniforms from his employer, the Indian Packing Company, and team was named for its sponsor. In 1921, the Packers were granted a franchise in the previous year […]

Detroit Lions team logo

Detroit Lions Logos, Helmet History

The Detroit Lions franchise was originally based in Portsmouth, Ohio and called the Portsmouth Spartans. The team formally joined the NFL on July 12, 1930 and began play in the 1930 season. Despite success in the NFL, the team could not survive in NFL’s smallest city. The club was purchased and relocated to the Motor […]

Denver Broncos team logo

Denver Broncos Logos, Helmet History

The Denver Broncos were founded in 1959 as an American Football League (AFL) franchise and is based in the mile high city of Denver, Colorado. A 1960 “name-the-team” contest yielded the nickname Broncos. The Broncos joined the NFL’s AFC as part of the 1970 AFL/NFL merger. Team Logos Helmet History Pro Football Reference Denver Broncos […]

Cleveland Browns team logo

Cleveland Browns Logos, Helmet History

The history of Cleveland Browns football team began in 1944 when Arthur B. “Mickey” McBride secured a Cleveland franchise in the newly formed All-America Football Conference (AAFC). He chose Brownie as the new face of the team and the Brownie Elf logo is one of the most interesting logos in NFL history. Legendary coach Paul […]

Cincinnati Bengals team logo

Cincinnati Bengals Logos

In 1967, an ownership group led by Paul Brown was granted an AFL franchise in Cincinnati and named the team the Bengals in order to give it a link with past professional football in Cincinnati. That previous Bengals team played in three previous American Football Leagues from 1937 to 1942. Team Logos Helmets Pro Football […]