All players must wear numerals on their jerseys in accordance with Rule 5, Section 3, Article 3c (see NOTE 1), and such numerals must be by playing position as follows: quarterbacks, punters, and placekickers, 1-19 (and 10-19 for wide receivers if 80-89 are all otherwise assigned); running backs and defensive backs, 20
Most athletes wear leggings, compression shorts, and other similar clothing because they hold muscles firmly in place, improve blood flow to the muscles, and boost their overall athletic r performance. Athletes also wear leggings for reduced muscle inflammation, pain, and damage during their recovery.
Your school will likely give you a shirt to wear, but it might be a half-shirt that leaves the midsection exposed. If you practice in cold weather, you may want to wear long sleeves, and it hot weather you might want to wear a shirt with the sleeves removed.
There are 3 types of football pants available: Integrated Pad Pants, Slotted Waist Pants and Snap-In Pants. The integrated pad pants have a 7 piece set of pads pre-sewn directly into them. Having the pads sewn in reduces the cost making them popular for youth and adult football teams.
Under current rules in all three of the most prominent levels of American football (high school football, college football and professional football), all players must wear a number from 1 to 99, and no two players on the same team may wear the same number on the field at the same time.
A standard high school football uniform consists of a jersey, pants and socks. Equipment generally includes knee pads, helmet with face mask and chin strap, pads (including shoulder and hip pads with tailbone protector and thigh guards), a visible mouthpiece that covers all upper teeth, and shoes with cleats.