This is what all 32 NFL helmets would look like if they were designed No, the Raiders and Texans won't be wearing new helmets on Monday. Let's go under the hood, er helmet, of the VICIS ZERO1 design, the safest helmet in football. VICIS, a helmet manufacturing upstart that NFL teams are contracting for their new headgear, has designed a revolutionary new helmet, the ZERO1, that claims to protect players better than. Players Just Wore This Startup's New Soft Helmets in an NFL Preseason Game 1 overall draft pick Jadeveon Clowney. CREDIT: Courtesy.