Indianapolis Colts

Colts to wear 1956 throwback jerseys for 1 game in November

Carson Wentz Colts throwback jersey (Provided Photo/Colts)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The Indianapolis Colts on Wednesday announced they will be sporting a throwback uniform for one game in November.

The switch is a nod to the 1956 throwback uniform that was worn by iconic Colts Johnny Unitas, Raymond Berry, Alan Ameche and Lenny Moore.

The team made the announcement on Twitter with a video montage featuring highlights from the 1950s.

The Colts will sport the throwback jerseys during their Nov. 28 game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Lucas Oil Stadium.

Colts fans can shop the 2021 Throwback Collection online.

Fans will be able to join in the celebration in a few ways:

  • Throwback Sweepstakes.  Fans may enter this contest for a chance to win two tickets to the Colts-Buccaneers game and a Throwback jersey and mini helmet.  Fans may enter at and will answer a series of trivia questions about the 1956 Colts for a chance to win.
  • Colts Throwback Collection.  Fan can purchase their own Throwback gear, featuring artwork, logos and designs reminiscent of the 1956 team.  The entire collection will be available at
  • Single-game tickets.  A very limited number of single-game tickets to the Colts-Buccaneers matchup are still available at