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Referee Lockout Ends With Eight-Year Agreement

Referee Lockout Ends With Eight-Year Agreement

September 27, 2012 No Comments

The NFL and the NFL Referees Association agreed Sept. 26, 2012, to the terms of a new eight-year collective bargaining agreement that will return the game officials to the field for the weekend’s games, beginning with Thursday night’s Cleveland at Baltimore game. The agreement, the longest with the game officials in NFL history, was reached ...

14 Punting Unit Tips & Reminders

14 Punting Unit Tips & Reminders

September 24, 2012 No Comments

The punting team is the most important team in football. The head coach always sets the priorities for the punt team. When the head coach takes an active part in the punt team, the entire team with understand the importance of this special team. Below, you will find 14 punting unit tips and reminders that will give your punt ...

The Top Six Characteristics Of A Successful Wide Receiver

The Top Six Characteristics Of A Successful Wide Receiver

September 24, 2012 1 Comment

To play wide receiver well, a player must have a combination of physical traits. While body control and agility are essential to a receiver’s success, the primary thing he must have, according to University of Oklahoma wide receivers coach Jay Norvell, is the ability to adjust. “Anyone can run a 12-yard pass route against air ...

Steve Sabol, President of NFL Films, Dies At 69

Steve Sabol, President of NFL Films, Dies At 69

September 20, 2012 No Comments

After an 18-month battle with brain cancer, NFL Films president Steve Sabol died on Tuesday. Sabol became president of NFL films in 1985, following in the footsteps of his father Ed, who started the company. Sabol learned of his inoperable brain tumor in March 2011. “Steve was the creative genius behind NFL Films’ remarkable work,” ...

“Kerr Collar” Unveiled As Next-Generation Safety Device For Neck Protection In Football

“Kerr Collar” Unveiled As Next-Generation Safety Device For Neck Protection In Football

September 17, 2012 No Comments

After 8 years of intensive testing, research and development, Kerr Sports announced the arrival of a brand-new protective device designed specifically to improve neck safety and neck support in football players, called the Kerr Collar. The announcement also revealed that the new protective device is now available to the football market in time for the ...

Notre Dame Joins ACC, But Not Football

Notre Dame Joins ACC, But Not Football

September 12, 2012 No Comments

The Atlantic Coast Conference Council of Presidents has unanimously voted to accept the University of Notre Dame as a new member. The Irish will compete as full members in all conference sponsored sports with the exception of football which will play five games annually against league programs. “We are committed to keeping the Atlantic Coast ...

BSN SPORTS acquires GameDay Athletic Supply

BSN SPORTS acquires GameDay Athletic Supply

September 12, 2012 No Comments

BSN SPORTS, Inc. announced it acquired the assets of GameDay Athletic Supply, located in St. Joseph, Minn. GameDay brings 11 years of market experience and excellence in serving school and team customers in Minnesota and North Dakota. The GameDay team will complement BSN’s growing footprint in the north central United States under the direction of ...

Bringing Science To Bear

Bringing Science To Bear

September 5, 2012 1 Comment

This morning, as I was getting ready for work, I happened to catch a segment on NBC’s “The Today Show.” Typically, I don’t spend much time watching morning shows. They usually involve too much soft news and too much focus on celebrity appearances and inconsequential mumbo-jumbo. But as I was preparing for a hard-hitting day ...

Successful Pass Protection Defined By Balance, Body Control

Successful Pass Protection Defined By Balance, Body Control

September 5, 2012 2 Comments

Players can work on pass protection drills during the off-season and the summer. Successful pass protection is a combination of balance and body control. Pass protection drills help each player gain control of his body and learn proper technique. All linemen should be able to work from a three-point or two-point stance on all pass ...

Explosive “Tsunami Formation” Adds New Twist To Double-Wing Attack

Explosive “Tsunami Formation” Adds New Twist To Double-Wing Attack

September 4, 2012 1 Comment

I’ve been involved with football since the 1970s as both a player and a coach and have witnessed the many changes and trends inherent in the game, especially toward offensive football. Despite the current trend of airing it out and spreading defenses, I prefer utilizing an old-school approach with Double-Wing Offense that utilizes hard-nosed, smash-mouth ...

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iPhone, Android App Teaches Running Basics

Runners the world over can now get professional running technique advice from a new app for iPhone and Android....

University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Selects AstroTurf for New Stadium

The oldest continuously operating college in Texas is in the midst of a modern makeover. The University of Mary...

Cramer Products Celebrates 95 Years

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StretchCordz Introduces Stretch And Mobility Strap

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