Nike is a North-American sports apparel manufacturer, founded in 1964. The brand is recognized by their iconic "Swoosh" logo, while their Air Jordan brand was created for former NBA player Michael Jordan in 1984, and is recognized by their "Jumpman" logo.
- The 1996 calendar Kermit the Frog's 1996 Advertising Parodies! features Kermit the Frog as a Nike model for the month of May.
- In the 2020 Muppet Babies episode "Gonzo's Coop Dreams," Gonzo wears a pair of hi-tech sneakers, the "can't lose shoes," invented by Bunsen and Beaker. They feature a Nike parody of Michael Jordan's "Jumpman" logo, in the form of Beaker (holding a beaker, instead of a basketball).