words // Zac Dubasik

There's a good case to be made for the Air Jordan XI being the most important and popular sneaker in modern times. And judging from the success of each and every retro release, chances are that there wouldn't be much argument. 

But how exactly did the Air Jordan 11 come to be? What inspired it? How was it designed? You may accept it as a classic, but do you know the whole story? Check out the latest video in our Everything You Should Know series to learn all about the legendary Air Jordan 11.