Why Do Football Players Wear Wristbands & Armbands?

Why Do Football Players Wear Wristbands & Armbands?

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It goes without saying that football is a true American pastime that many both played and admired. Whether at a pro, semi-pro, or amateur level, it is a great way to exercise and build camaraderie.

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Also, it cannot be denied that football is also a very strenuous activity. Due to this fact, the market for football accessories is HUGE.


The Benefits of Football Accessories

Any activity as physical as football can be quite demanding on the players. That is why there is such a demand for various football accessories, from headbands to armbands, football towels, and beyond. There are many excellent tools to work with when dealing with things like the drawbacks of sweat.

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While sweating is beneficial as nature's way of cooling you off, it can often become problematic - especially at times of increased physical demand. Therefore, products like head, arm, and wristbands are often utilized.

While playing this all-American sport, something as simple as a pair of great armbands from Suddora can really go the distance, allowing you to keep your hands free of sweat and ready to catch that game-winning touchdown at the next big game.


Can you think of anything worse than dropping the game making ball due to sweaty hands?

Neither can we.

In addition to armbands, wristbands can also be incredible in assisting in preventing those last bits of sweat from running into our palms.

Last but not least, let us not forget the noble head sweat. The headband proves it's worth once again in the game of football. In addition to our hands, we also need our wits and senses about us.

That is why it is so important that we can keep our site free and clear. Thanks to the headband, football players can keep the sweat from their brow and out of their eyes. But let's get back to armbands are their necessity in the game of football.


The Need for Armbands in Football

As we discussed earlier, there are many ways in which one who participates in football can really benefit from some soft and comfy armbands. In fact, if you look at players on the field during a football game, you will notice it is harder to find a player without armbands on than one that does. And if the pros are doing it, you know there is a good reason for it.

Football games are long and hard on the players. It puts stress on basically the entire body, making us sweat from practically every pore. While we cannot protect our every inch during those sport's games, we can, in fact, protect our most important aspect - our hands, of course.

While the game is called football, our hands are what we really need to be a true success. With sweat pouring down your arms, football can become quite difficult. With slippery hands, making a pass or landing a catch becomes a nightmare.

Therefore, armbands are a football player's best friend.


Read: How Arm Sleeves Can Improve Your Game 

Football is a hard-hitting game - stability and focus can make or break you. Football sweat armbands help keep your forearm more stable and help you avoid errors by absorbing sweat. These armbands are the same that the pro's wear - comfortable and durable.

The quarterback, wide receivers, tight end, running back, and other positions all take advantage of football sweatbands. Sometimes that quarterback will have an armband with the plays inside of it to aid him during the game. These are commonly referred to as "play wristbands" and make the game run much smoother by holding important information and taking in sweat throughout the game.

Just Like the Professional Players

If you flip on the TV any Sunday during pro football season, you will see many players wearing cotton armbands. They sometimes are wearing the bands for stability. Others are just wearing custom sweatbands with their team's logo for the show. Either way, these sweatbands look awesome - that is why we decided to give you over 9 different colors to choose from. This makes it a lot easier to match your sweatbands up with your jersey or your favorite team's jersey.

Football Sweatbands for Breast Cancer

Many players decorate themselves in pink during the month of October to show their support for the many women around the world suffering from breast cancer. The most popular items to get during this time are breast cancer awareness sweatbands for football. Suddora carries pink wrist sweatbands, pink armbands, pink ribbon bands and will carry pink socks shortly.

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