We’ll keep this brief—boxer brief, to be exact. 

Boxer briefs are the style of underwear men gravitate to most, by a long shot. In a 2016 survey, The Huffington Post revealed that more men favor boxer briefs than all other underwear styles combined. 

But not all boxer briefs are created equal. Advancements in the garment industry continue to spawn endless iterations and fabric blends. And as fitness continues to surge through the mainstream we’re seeing more and more performance and athletic-inspired features making their way into our daily apparel—and underwear drawer.

Below are our top underwear picks for active men in 2020. With innovative features ranging from an integrated sweatband to a stealthy inner pouch designed to cradle your cargo, the pairs below sport our favorite combinations of style and function—each designed specifically to help you perform at your best, no matter what you’re doing.