Youth Football

Equipment Stolen From North Dallas Football Team

A North Dallas football team was celebrating its regional championship win this weekend in San Antonio when thieves broke into the team’s van and stole thousands of dollars worth of equipment.

12/01/2014

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Youth Coaches Learn Football Safety At Valley Ranch

Youth football leagues training ‘safety coaches‘ to combat concussions

06/21/2014

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

Study: Concussions Less Prevalent In Young Players

A new study shows that the youngest football players are less likely to suffer concussions. Researchers also found that the behavior of coaches has a direct correlation on the number of injuries.

02/19/2014

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More Study Urged On Concussions In Young Athletes

A new report says too little is known about concussion risks for young athletes, and it’s not clear whether better headgear is an answer.

10/30/2013

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Obama Sparks New Debate Over Football Safety

Recent talk about the dangers on the football field have many parents questioning whether their kids should play, including the President of the United States.

CBS 11–01/28/2013

Concussion, Injury

NFL, NCAA Urge States To Pass Concussion Laws

That law requires that a player who shows signs of a concussion be removed from a game or practice, and bars the player from competing again until being cleared by a licensed health care professional.

01/12/2012

Pee Wee Football

Parents Scrum Over Tackling In Youth Football

Weighing in at 54 pounds, Adam Henderson, Jr. is the newest player for the West Side Mighty Cowboys. “I get to run the ball.” This 7-year-old may be small, but his father’s ready to put him on the field.

09/21/2011