RePost from Purdue Study: Football offensive linemen should start plays upright to avoid hits to the head

Sports

As a football lineman, I hated the day after games. I think the research is starting show why. Form and movement developed so quickly during the 90s when it came to football. Now, research is showing what that means for all us who played as kids. I’ve said it a lot these past years, I never want my kids playing full contact football.

https://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2020/Q2/study-football-offensive-linemen-should-start-plays-upright-to-avoid-hits-to-the-head.html

Prince William Gets It Right!

FYI, Politics, Sports

With the scandals that are currently engulfing FIFA, reform has to happen. This piece about Prince William -he made these comments before the FA Cup- and how he supports the game and want it means to the entire world. He would be a wonderful transitional ambassador over the next few years. Of course, he does have a family and will be king soon. Hmm…

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-32949145