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Nike Is Bringing Back The Iconic Air Diamond Turf “Emerald” After Seven Years

Backed in 1993, Nike designed the Air Diamond Turf for former NFL athlete Deion “Neon” Sanders. Eventually, Nike kept on designing one model after another and thus, an entire Air Diamond Turf lineup came to be. The final silhouette was the Air Diamond Turf 5 that Nike introduced back in 1998. Throughout his professional baseball and football career, Deion wore all of the models. Until now, merely the first three models have received the retro treatment, namely the Diamond Turf 1, 2 and DT Max ’96. Now, it seems that 2017 will be marking the return of a classic Nike Air Diamond Turf colorway, the “Emerald.” Continue reading Nike Is Bringing Back The Iconic Air Diamond Turf “Emerald” After Seven Years