Week 13 is the NFL’s new “My Cause, My Cleats” week where players can wear whatever color cleats they’d like, and can pick a cause to put on their cleats. This is the second year the NFL is doing this venture, taking a week off from their ridiculously tight dress-code on game days and allowing players to be individuals for a game.
The Pittsburgh Steelers, who are preparing for the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 13 on Monday Night Football, will certainly be participating in the “My Cause, My Cleats” endeavor, and it’s time to check out which causes several players will be bringing attention to this Monday.
Check out some of the cleats below:
(Note: this article will be updated as more cleats, and causes, will be released by the organization and individual players.)
T.J. Watt’s cleats tackle youth sports and the ‘pay-to-play’ problem that Watt believes is unfair. pic.twitter.com/OUPIZ1lJJL— Jeremy Fowler (@JFowlerESPN) November 30, 2017
I️ made some changes to my plant cleat to support @OURrescue for Monday nights #mycausemycleats game. Check out their site to see some of the awesome work they do for kids around the world https://t.co/JIsw1ZTguO pic.twitter.com/Xy0nXzUjIl— Jordan Berry (@JBerry_4) November 30, 2017
.@TheRealJJWilcox’s cleats honor one of the most important people ever in Wilcox’s life, his mother Marshell Wilcox.— Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) November 30, 2017
She passed away during his rookie training camp in 2013 after battling the debilitating effects of lupus for seven years. #MyCauseMyCleats pic.twitter.com/mw0o4y8106