Nike Sportswear is set to bring back a slice of the ’90s with the re-release of the Nike Air DT Max ’96 in the “Black/Varsity Maize” colorway. This sneaker, a favorite of NFL legend Deion Sanders, is a perfect blend of retro style and modern flair, making it a must-have for both sneaker enthusiasts and fans of vintage sports fashion.

The Nike Air DT Max ’96 “Black/Varsity Maize” features a striking design with a white leather base complemented by black nubuck panels. This combination creates a visually appealing, torn-like effect, adding depth and texture to the shoe. The vibrant Varsity Maize accents on the Swooshes inject a lively touch, enhancing the overall aesthetic. The midfoot strap and football logo on the tongue are a nod to the sneaker’s athletic heritage, solidifying its status as an iconic piece from the golden era of sneakers.

This release is not just about style; it’s a celebration of Deion Sanders‘ legacy in both sports and fashion. Known for his flamboyant personality and exceptional athletic prowess, Sanders has left an indelible mark on the world of sports and continues to influence the sneaker culture.


Sneakerheads and sports fans alike can look forward to the release of the Nike Air DT Max ’96 “Black/Varsity Maize” in the Summer of 2024. The pair releases on June 14th, 2024, after a limited drop was seen during the Super Bowl Weekend on February 10th. The sneakers will be available at select Nike Sportswear retailers, both in-store and online, including, for a retail price of $170. Stay tuned to JustFreshKicks for more of the latest sneaker news, release dates, and restock alerts.

Nike Air DT Max 96 ‘Varsity Maize’
Color: Black/White-Varsity Maize
Release Date: June 14, 2024
Style Code: HM8249-001
Price: $170


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