Football Pants are usually made with nylon or polyester or mesh for warm weather practices. The addition of spandex makes for a tighter fit. Most pants are made with the traditional lace-up fly as a zippered fly are not practical and subject to damage due to stress in the rough and tumble of football game. The in sides of the pants legs usually contain four individual pockets to hold two thigh pads (one for each leg) and two knee pads. The pads are placed in the pockets before the pants are put on. The pants are secured with a belt, sometimes with a traditional metal buckle or with several rings. With so many choices and features it could be really confusing selecting the right pair of pants . There are few a basic features to look at when choosing duruable football pants .
- Good percentage stretch material (lycra or spandex) 15+ percent
- Machine washable
- Durable knee and thigh pads
- cover stitched seams for extra strength and durability.