The Best Looking Divisions

first_img 0 Share this post 16,001 16,001 0 Link to post That Hand-Drawn Series Guy Link to post Share on other sites Share this post Ready To Plow oldschoolvikings 0 Share on other sites Go To Topic Listing Location:Fort Worth, TX 128 Posted January 2, 2014 Silent Wind of Doom Buster NHL- Atlantic. Having 4 of the best dressed in the league cancels the fact that they also feature the worst (Ottawa) and some average or below average sets. A second place would go to the Metro (NYR, NYI, Philly, NJ). The Western divisions just have too much bad mixed in with the good.NBA- Atlantic. Feature the best (Boston) and the rest are neither bad nor fantastic.MLB- This is very close for me. The Cards, arguably the league’s best, are in a division with some terrible sets.NL West, which features the beautiful Dodgers and Giants, also have the Padres and Diamondbacks.Phillies, Mets and Braves share the NL East with the atrocious Marlins.AL West is quite decent, with all teams ranging from average (Seattle) to top-5 (Oakland).AL Central makes a case as well, but the main team making the case, the Tigers only have the home uni working for them. KC has vaulted itself into top-10 IMO, while the White Sox, Indians and Twins are all pretty well dressed.I’m going to have to give it to the AL East. The Yanks and Jays are top 5, Red Sox and O’s are top-15 and the Rays aren’t that bad.NFL- NFC North. This division features 2 of the top 3 in the NFL (Chicago, Green Bay), a much-improved Vikings look and an O.K. Lions set. oldschoolvikings Share this post Wikipedia Uni Obermeister 1,885 posts Members Link to post Simply put what do you think is the best looking division in each sport? Which sport? Whatever sport you decide.Naturally in college sports we’d be speaking about conferences.So who’s the best? If you want to you can kick in your worst as well.In baseball it’s a very tough decision. I think that the newer Blue Jays identity makes the American League East one of the best.However, the National League Central and American League West make it tough.The NL East and West would compete if it weren’t for the Padres and Marlins. I guess I just end up thinking the MLB has an overall really great look.In football, the AFC East is legendary and iconic, but the Patriots, while looking cool, have some major flaws and the Dolphins rebrand… what did you do to my baby? They had one of the best uniforms in the sport. Where’d the orange go? ;_;The NFC East is also legendary, iconic, and just downright beautiful, although the Eagles suffer similar flaws to the Patriots.But I think I’m going to have to go with the NFC North. All four looks are iconic and while there can be small gripes here and there the teams overall look pretty darn good.What are your opinions/arguments/disagreements? 203 Location:Body in S. Carolina, Heart in New York Link to post By Silent Wind of Doom, January 1, 2014 in Sports Logo News Silent Wind of Doom Location:PHX 0 SportsLogos.Net 21,575 Share on other sites 751 AFC West. 245 Forums Home 751 Members The NHL is interesting. I’d go with the Met being the best looking division overall. The Atlantic has Boston, Detroit, Montreal, and Toronto, but they also have Buffalo, Florida, Ottawa, and Tampa Bay. So it’s half fantastic and half lower end middle of the road. Posted January 3, 2014 Link to post 128 Posted January 1, 2014 751 Share this post 973 0 Members 1 Location:Plattsburgh NY 2,510 posts Link to post Favourite Logos:MSU Spartan Head, Kansas Jayhawk’s new rebrand, TB Buccaneers 97-13 primary, Jordan era Wizards logo,Charlotte Bobcats, Cubs Link to post Posted January 1, 2014 Posted January 2, 2014 53 Share this post Link to post TheGiantsFan Posted January 3, 2014 635 Posted January 1, 2014 NFC South. 635 The Best Looking Divisions Forums Home In the NFL, it’s NFC north by a mile. NFC west is probably the worst.Agree with the NFC North being the best looking, but the AFC South is by far the worst…Jags easily drag them down plus I’ve never been a fan of the Titans whole look…just my two cents. Share this post Share on other sites Prev Trapper John 53 Members 0 Share this post Members 21,575 AL Central is solid, classic, and consistent. Every other division seems to have at least one team that’s “meh” to bad. 1,585 3,126 posts Posted January 1, 2014 Share on other sites 132 BrianLion Posted January 3, 2014 Share this post Sign in to follow this   Members 751 Midway oldschoolvikings Location:Denver Hail to the Redskins…forever. IceCap 12,787 posts 132 Location:Denver Sports Logo News 21,575 Sports Logos Location:detroit AL Central is solid, classic, and consistent. Every other division seems to have at least one team that’s “meh” to bad. The AL Central has some beautiful, classy, and classic looks, but there’s a lot of faults.The Indians look above, to me at least, IS the Indians. Cleveland is not the Yankees. They’re not the team of rigid traditionalism. They’re more a light, fun team and I think that the wordmark above represents that personality perfectly, and that over the last 20 years it’s become iconic.But over the past couple years the Indians have seen fit to muddle their identity. The mismatching jovial cursive and sparse print do clash a bit, but my greatest gripe is the the block-letter C. Only existing in the team’s history for two years less than a decade removed from the turn of the century, this C is the epitome of boredom. Their expanded usage of it has steadily made their identity worse. Why not go for the wishbone? They wore that for a long time, and while Cincinnati uses it, the Yankees and the Mets both use an interlocking NY. Perhaps making it red with white lining will distinguish them enough like the Mets and Yankees. My favorite option is to use this C if they NEED to change to a C. The current block C is just so BLAH!!!And then there’s the Twins. I put that home uniform above… but I’m not even sure if that’s their current home. They’ve got their Metrodome set, which is clean, striking, has a great amount of history behind them. Then when they moved to Target Field, they introduced a throwback alternate uniform. Sounds cool. But then they changed their away uniform to a uniform in style with the throwback. And after the death of Harmon Killebrew, they started wearing the alternate more than their home uniform. I wouldn’t mind them making a decision one way or the other (although I think the throwbacks need more red to jazz them up, like the original throwback they introduced), but they seem to be caught between two identities. I do love them for sticking with the wonderful “TC” cap insignia.The White Sox are perfect. The Royals are just beautiful. The Tigers have an iconic home and a really unique away that I love. I think the flaws in Cleveland and Minnesota weight them down, though. The Brewers look okay. A bit drab, and they have way too many alternates, but the NL Central also has the Cardinals, Cubs, and Pirates to greatly improve their score. And while the Rays are often considered drab posers, I think that their unis look clean and pretty good. The navy/columbia blue/yellow combination is unique, and I wish they accentuated that, rather than being mostly navy/white. The Rangers may have a confused look and some extraneous lines, but they own royal and red and look pretty darn good in either. To be honest, and this is hard to say as someone who prefers white/gray, I think their red and blue alternates are amazing and their best look. 225 posts IceCap 0 844 1,281 posts 0 Share on other sites 751 The Best Looking Divisions Location:detroit Posted January 3, 2014 The Best Looking Divisions 21,575 561 Moderators Location:Tampa, FL 5,735 posts 2 Members Link to post I must say, in my original post I forgot about the AFC West. That is a pretty… well… pretty division. I gotta dock them points, though, for a navy Chargers team. Raiders are possibly the strongest identity in the sport. Chiefs have a great color combo with a classic uniform. Broncos uniforms are all right and have some gimmicky features in the name of modernization, but unlike the Patriots and Eagles they have an awesome-looking and bright color combination. I also like their logo. I think it’s leaps and bounds above the older version.As for the worst in the NFL, I gotta go with the AFC South.It’s so terrible a division in comparison to the others that even the beautifully perfect Colts can’t save it. The Jags are a mess, the Texans’ navy is so dark that they become bland, and the Titans are okay, but not remarkable. In the NFL, it’s NFC north by a mile. NFC west is probably the worst. Followers 0 Members Vamos Hector! Sports Logos Silent Wind of Doom 0 5,743 posts Share this post 751 Share this post 1,901 posts Members Next 751 132 Posted January 1, 2014 Share on other sites Location:Tampa, FL 844 Link to post Posted January 1, 2014 Share this post 16,001 6,127 posts 203 16,001 5,926 posts 0 45,948 posts Share on other sites 9,766 posts NFL: (Best Looking Team) 1. NFC North – (Packers)2. AFC West – (Chiefs)3. AFC North – (Steelers)4. AFC South – (Texans)5. NFC South – (Buccaneers)6. AFC East – (Patriots)7. NFC East – (Giants)8. NFC West – (Seahawks) 21,575center_img IceCap BrianLion We the North! Silent Wind of Doom 21,575 Share on other sites Share this post Posted January 3, 2014 The NL West suffers from the Brewers needing a total redesign and the Reds still insisting on black and that faux-retro font.The AL West is better, but I’ll have to see how the tweaks the Rangers have made look on the field. 3 Link to post 3 Page 1 of 3   128 Share on other sites 53 0 1 Members BrianLion The NFC North is probably the best, but it’s not perfect. There are a few niggling flaws with the Lions and Vikings’ sets I’d like to see cleaned up.The AFC East is a strong contender, with Miami’s redesign being the worst of the bunch. It’s not as bad as some other modern designs though.In MLB I’d have to say the AL East. Like the NFC North it’s not perfect though. Boston’s road uniforms still pail in comparison to the last version and the Rays need…something…to give their look life. Link to post Favourite Logos:The Cross, New Orleans Saints, New England Patriots Location:Pennsylvania 1,585 0 203 Members Share on other sites 245 2,511 posts Link to post Members IceCap 1,450 751 21,575 Share this post Posted January 1, 2014 Share this post Favourite Logos:Detroit Lions, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Chicago Blackhawks, Detroit Red Wings, Pittsburgh Penguins, Florida Panthers, Chicago Bulls, Minnesota Timberwolves, Detroit Tigers Wikipedia Uni Obermeister 1,885 posts 2 Share this post tigerslionspistonshabs nuordr 0 1,585 Moderators Share on other sites Members TheGiantsFan Share on other sites 0 Share this post Followers 0 Share on other sites I like the look of the AFC North. 21,575 “Sports Aesthetics” AJM Location:Kentucky 2,511 posts Share this post 45,948 posts Location:Tampa, FL Members Recommended Posts 561 Posted January 4, 2014 Link to post Posted January 3, 2014 For the MLB, the best would have to be the AL West and the NL Central. The AL East and the NL West (may or may not be some bias there) come a close second for each league. 1,450 Moderators Location:Pennsylvania Share on other sites Link to post Link to post Share on other sites Posted January 3, 2014 nuordr Link to post Buster IceCap 0 Location:Body in S. Carolina, Heart in New York 844 TheRicSlick BrianLion 1,450 Link to post Posted January 1, 2014 Share this post Location:somewhere in Kansas… Location:DETROIT Next Can we go retro on the NHL and say the old Patrick Division had the best uniforms say circa ’87-’91?I think the current Metro is subpar, given the Pens atrocities and the Caps, Canes, and Blue Jackets current lame looks. 0 Share this post 0 Share on other sites 12,787 posts Share on other sites 0 jc… Posted January 3, 2014 The Cowboys’ pants and Eagles new shade of green ruin the NFC East.I’m going NFC North also. If the Lions would just go back to blue and silver ONLY, no one could touch that division.AL Central is solid, classic, and consistent. Every other division seems to have at least one team that’s “meh” to bad. The AL Central has some beautiful, classy, and classic looks, but there’s a lot of faults.Agreed. The AL East is ruined by the Rays, Every team is solid in the Central. 1 AJM Silent Wind of Doom NFC South.Not sure if youre saying best or worst. Consider that in the NFC South every team employs the color black with two using it as primary home looks. The Saints refuse to use enough gold what with their leotard looks, the Panthers wear white pants with the aways and have terrible helmet stripes, and the Falcons are quickly becoming outdated with all their piping. Only the Bucs have the strong, clean identity in this division. In fact it’s very comparable to the AFC North where we also find an overusage of black/dark colors. Sign in to follow this   1,450 21,575 245 Silent Wind of Doom In the NFL, it’s NFC north by a mile. NFC west is probably the worst.Agreed. Members IceCap We the North! tigerslionspistonshabs Prev dsaline97 TheRicSlick Posted January 3, 2014 16,001 1,450 1,450 Midway Share on other sites 635 Banned 16,001 Wikipedia Uni Obermeister Share on other sites You want to talk about the worst, we have one NFL division with these pants…Ghastly. 973 Location:Salinas, CA 1,885 posts Members All Activity Location:Body in S. Carolina, Heart in New York This topic is now closed to further replies. 45,948 posts 0 Link to post oldschoolvikings Link to post jc… Page 1 of 3   Trapper John 561 We the North! Share this post Sports Logo News SportsLogos.Net dsaline97 751 All Activity 973last_img


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