Today's sleeker combinations go well under pants and they are pretty unexpected when you strip down to your skivvies.
Though some have balked at the idea of grown women playing full contact football in their skivvies, the Lingerie Bowl has been very well received by fans in the past and many are looking forward to the upcoming season.
Fashion designer and, especially swimwear and underwear designer extraordinaire, Andrew Christian has a new line of men's underwear out that will add the "wow" factor to your skivvies.
Freddie Ljunberg -British soccer star Freddie Ljunberg has also modeled in his skivvies for Calvin Klein.
You'll probably find mesh briefs on the "player" types in the clubs, but you could be surprised to take the Clark Kent-esque bookworm back to your place and discover that he, too, is a big fan of see-through skivvies.