I am a year-round youth volunteer coach for baseball, basketball and football currently, I am coaching our third- and fourth-graders in tackle football
alongside Tracy Loving.
The findings "do not mean that everyone who plays tackle football
will develop CTE or other pathologies, or dementia.
makes plenty of sensible to tackle football
's problems with racism, including points and playing behind doors.
By becoming a "league partner" with NFX North Dallas, youth tackle football
organizations can not only provide their players a Spring developmental platform without having to strain their volunteer base, but also create an additional fundraising opportunity for their league.
And a growing chorus of people, including some scientists, former players, and lawmakers, are convinced that playing tackle football
is a bad idea--and that young people shouldn't do it.
Parents are having second thoughts about letting their children play the sport: participation in tackle football
has dropped significantly at the little league and high school levels.
In my case, for example, as a young boy I wanted to play tackle football
with my schoolmates.
THURSDAY, May 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Younger age of exposure to tackle football
predicts earlier neurobehavioral symptom onset among players with chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), according to a study published online April 30 in the Annals of Neurology.
These findings suggest that there may be no safe amount of time for children and teenagers to play tackle football
He is based in Lanarkshire in a unit who tackle football
First came news of a Boston University study showing that adults - average age 51 - who had played tackle football
before age 12 had a twofold "risk of problems with behavioral regulation, apathy and executive function." There's more: They had a threefold risk of "clinically elevated depression scores."