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Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:00 am
Ever since the Miami Dolphins completed the perfect 17-0 season back in 1972 Tony Pollard Jersey , teams have been trying to match that feat. With the NFL in an era filled with parity, it is harder than ever for a team to dominate the landscape of the NFL, making it all the more remarkable with regards to what the Patriots have done. Speaking of them, they came the closest of matching or even surpassing what the Dolphins did when they went 18-0 all the way to Super Bowl XLII before their loss to the Giants. Others had quite an undefeated streak going throughout their season, but finally dropped a game en route to a Super Bowl. Others felt that resting their starters before a playoff run was more important than a shot at history.Many teams have flirted with perfection, but since those Dolphins Noah Fant Jersey , nobody has been able to finish the job. Many people would probably love to see someone shut up the '72 Dolphins, but the fact is until somebody matches the feat, they can boast all they want.This season, a record five teams were undefeated after Week 7, as the Bengals, Broncos Dalton Risner Jersey , Patriots, Packers and Panthers were all perfect heading to the halfway point of the season. The Packers would fall in Week 8 to the Broncos, only for Denver to fall to Indy in Week 9, while the Bengals suffered their first loss in Week 10. The Patriots suffered their first loss in Week 12, an overtime thriller in Denver, leaving Carolina as the lone undefeated team.For this list Drew Lock Jersey , we'll be looking at teams in the Super Bowl era that came the closest to going perfect. The list will include teams that suffered just one loss en route to a Lombardi Trophy or teams that got off to a great start, only for a team to finally break through their armor. Here are the teams that were almost perfect. The National Football League kicks off in Philadelphia, where the reigning Super Bowl champion Eagles open up at home against the Atlanta Falcons in a rematch of last year’s divisional round. So many questions surrounding the opening game of the 2018 season:What will the Eagles quarterback situation be once Carson Wentz is fully healthy?Will Matt Ryan rebound from an uncharacteristic 2017-18 season?What uniforms will the two teams wear?The days of teams having just two uniforms are long gone, as teams have as many as five different jerseys to wear during the season, not to mention the seemingly endless combination of helmets, pants and socks that go with each uniform.Whether you’re a traditionalist that likes their team to stay true to their look over the years or a fan of the more unique look of today’s modern jerseys Will Harris Jersey , all 32 NFL franchises have a distinct look that sets them aside from every other team. The following list ranks each team's “home” uniform for the 2018 season from the worst to the best.