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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    understand concussion awareness and teach tackling with players keeping their heads and eyes up. In 2012, Pop Warner became the first youth football organization to officially limit contact during practices. The new rules eliminated full speed head-on ...
    04/16/2015 - 6:11 am | View Link
  • Pop Warner seeks to stem 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
  • Less pop in Pop Warner football
    Pop Warner said it is the “first youth sports organization to limit contact in practice ... Williams said he remembers only one concussion last season among Mon Valley football players. Felicia Tate, athletic trainer and team advisor for the ...
    06/17/2012 - 5:51 am | View Link
  • Pop Warner issues new rules in hopes of reducing youth football concussions
    The nation's largest youth football ... of Pop Warner concussions could be eliminated. Mark Mueller, who coaches a Pop Warner team of Hoffman Estates middle schoolers, is optimistic about the change. Although his practices already limit contact drills ...
    06/14/2012 - 12:13 am | 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 - 8:54 pm | View Link
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    Pop Warner youth football saw participation drop 9.5 percent between 2010-12. Officials said several factors played a role, but the organization's chief medical ...
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  • Pop Warner Football to Limit Contact in Practices
    Pop Warner will introduce new rules to limit contact drills to one-third of practice time, and ban full-speed head-on blocking and tackling drills in which players ...
    04/17/2015 - 12:50 am | View Website
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