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Former NFLer Jake Plummer Serving as ‘Heads Up Football’ Ambassador

How to make the game safer. That’s what USA Football’s ‘Heads Up Football’ program is all about. As the sports national governing body, “USA Football…started a two-year study in 2012 that examines player health and safety in organized youth tackle football. Of the nearly 2,000 players monitored over six states the first year, fewer than…
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Concussions: What Several Oklahoma Area Coaches Have to Say as Upcoming Season Nears

How many vicious hits have been highlighted on ESPN over the years? That definitely attracts the viewers, and excites the advertisers. Wonder how much of that will change as football kicks off this fall, or rather we should say late this summer. Dehydration is still a big concern, but now the coaching profession is forced…
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