Pop Warner Football To Limit Contact Over Concussion Fears

The nation's largest youth-football organization announced dramatic steps to limit contact among players amid growing concerns over the long-term impact of concussions, from amateur leagues to the pros.

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  • Doctor: Concussions could be the demise of youth football - Pahrump Valley Times
    Football for Middle School and below, mainly in Pop Warner, could be facing ... finally looking at the rules which limit helmet-to-helmet contact.
    10/24/2014 - 9:10 am | View Link
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  • Pop Warner seeks to cut concussions
    Youth football leagues in Greater Boston will sharply limit head-to-head contact during practices ... In addition, he said, Pop Warner has a strict rule when a player has been diagnosed with a concussion. “Any player who suffers a head or neck injury ...
    06/23/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Pop Warner football to limit contact over concussion fears
    The nation's largest youth-football organization announced dramatic steps to limit contact among players amid growing concerns over the long-term impact of concussions, from amateur leagues to the pros. Pop Warner on Wednesday said it will make two ...
    06/13/2012 - 8:05 pm | View Link
  • Pop Warner to Limit Contact in Youth-Football Practices
    so we felt it was imperative that Pop Warner take a proactive approach and limit contact in practices." Indeed, a joint Virginia Tech-Wake Forest study released in February found that unlike in high school and football, the hardest hits for youth-football ...
    06/13/2012 - 10:40 am | View Link
  • Pop Warner Tackles Concussions by Limiting Practice Contact
    Pop Warner said it’s the first youth organization to limit contact in practice. The changes at the grass-roots level come as the National Football League ... Pop Warner has had a concussion rule in place since 2010 that says any player that suffers ...
    06/13/2012 - 7:13 am | View Link
  • Pop Warner Limiting Contact In Youth Football Practice
    CHICAGO (AP) — Pop Warner football players won’t ... youth organization said it is limiting contact in practice to try and make the game safer for young players starting this year. It said coaches must limit contact to no more than one-third of their ...
    06/13/2012 - 12:05 am | View Link
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    Posts about Dr. Julian Bailes written by Dustin Fink ... It is about time someone took a proactive step in football. The sport is not the sacred cow everyone thinks ...
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  • Pop Warner youth football participation drops; NFL ...
    Pop Warner, founded in 1929, is the largest youth football organization in the world; the NFL players union estimates that 60 to 70 percent of all NFL ...
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