Jones and Vining in Lewiston have been around since the 30's and have been making a key part of the game of football for years. They are responsible for the 16 foam pads that fit inside Riddell SpeedFlex helmets, which are worn by more than half of the players in the NFL. The company got its start in the shoe industry and today make the polyurethane and injection-molded components for footwear, firearms, hardware, audio, medical supplies and other industrial uses.

While they might not have a big sign advertising their product, but they play a key part in the Super Bowl.