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High school football players celebrate. (credit: Tom Hauck /Allsport/Getty Images)

Most Throw A Flag At Idea High School Football Ban

Ban high school football in Texas? Seriously? Surely that’s nonsense. Actually, it probably is in the Lone Star State. But it is a movement that seems to be gaining some steam in other parts of the country.

10/30/2012

High school football players celebrate. (credit: Tom Hauck /Allsport/Getty Images)

State Legislation Would Ban Older Football Helmets

Public school districts wouldn’t be allowed to use older football helmets under legislation passed by the Texas Legislature. The Texas Senate gave final approval Monday to a bill that bans schools from using helmets 16 years old or older.

05/23/2011