In the show we see the Lions-Patriots game being played. Both teams are in the current uniforms, the Patriots in their white jerseys dark blue pants, the Lions in blue jersey silver pants.
In actual NFL game between the Lions-Patriots, the teams were in their older uniforms; Patriots with the white helmet in their red jersey and the Lions with the plain silver helmet.
The Jordan portion of the dream sequence is done in claymation.
The Vanessa portion of the dream sequence is a parody of the classic Twilight Zone episode "Nightmare At 20,000 Feet".