08806779 is referenced by 12 patents and cites 335 patents.

The present disclosure is directed to an article of footwear including an upper configured to receive a foot and a sole component fixedly attached to a bottom portion of the upper. The sole component may include a baseplate having a bottom surface and at least a first ground engaging member extending substantially downward from the bottom surface of the baseplate, and a first elongate support member extending substantially downward from the bottom surface of the baseplate, abutting the first ground engaging member at a side portion, and extending horizontally from the side portion of the first ground engaging member. The first support member may have a downward facing surface with a first facet and a second facet, wherein each of the first facet and the second facet are angled at different non-horizontal orientation.

Title
Shaped support features for footwear ground-engaging members
Application Number
13/234180
Publication Number
8806779 (B2)
Application Date
September 16, 2011
Publication Date
August 19, 2014
Inventor
Sergio Cavaliere
Venice
IT
Andrew Caine
Portland
OR, US
Perry W Auger
Tigard
OR, US
Agent
Plumsea Law Group
Assignee
NIKE
OR, US
IPC
A43C 15/00
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