Nike's New NFL Uniforms Include Changes To Cleats

While we've been talking about Nike and the new NFL uniforms that they're unveiling, it's not just the jerseys that are changing -- the cleats are, too. Nike not only changed the material of the jerseys and pants, they also made changes to the cleats that players will wear in 2012.

Here's a look at an example of the cleats, the Kansas City Chiefs:

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Nike explains the details behind the new cleats on their website:

The Nike Vapor Talon Elite cleat is designed to maximize speed with premium performance attributes including adaptive traction, Hyperfuse construction and carbon fiber strength. Utilizing the best of Nike's proven technologies, it provides lightweight traction and durability and a lockdown fit. Built for diverse ground conditions, the adaptive traction system utilizes on-demand forefoot talon cleats for multi-directional field movement.

Stay tuned to this StoryStream for more on Nike's new NFL uniforms.

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