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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  • Pop Warner football eliminates kickoffs
    (CNN)Pop Warner ... football organization to limit contact during practices. Rules forbid full-speed, head-on blocking or tackling drills in which the players line up more than 3 yards apart. Additionally, in 2010, Pop Warner implemented a concussion ...
    05/12/2016 - 7:36 pm | View Link
  • Pop Warner football eliminates kickoffs
    In 2012, Pop Warner became the first youth football organization to limit contact during practices ... Additionally, in 2010, Pop Warner implemented a concussion policy requiring that any player removed from a game or practice because of a head injury ...
    05/12/2016 - 3:45 pm | View Link
  • Pop Warner football eliminates kickoffs in attempt to combat concussions
    As the concussion epidemic continues to plague the sport of football, Pop Warner is taking ... elimination of kickoffs at its lowest levels, Pop Warner also enacted a rule that will limit the amount of contact drills to 25 percent of practice time.
    05/12/2016 - 12:54 pm | View Link
  • Pop Warner joins USA Football's Heads Up Football Program
    BEREA, OHIO -- USA Football's Heads Up Football program has ... to institute a concussion rule that mandates the return to play decision be made by a qualified medical professional. In 2012, Pop Warner became the first to limit contact in practice and ...
    08/2/2013 - 2:47 am | View Link
  • Pop Warner group hitting concussion issue head-on
    More than 2,000 former players are suing the National Football League, claiming it concealed ... instituted in June by the national governing body -- Pop Warner Little Scholars -- that limit contact drills and scrimmaging to one-third of each practice ...
    08/13/2012 - 12:30 pm | View Link
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  • Pop Warner Little Scholars
    Pop Warner Concussion ... the 2017 Pop Warner Little Scholars College Football ... your program and contact them about helping out. Pop Warner programs ...
    05/21/2018 - 4:26 pm | View Website
  • Pop Warner youth football participation drops; NFL ...
    Pop Warner youth football saw ... a sign that the concussion crisis that began ... to minimize head contact. In the coming months, Pop Warner's Medical Advisory ...
    05/20/2018 - 5:46 pm | View Website
  • Pop Warner Changes – The Concussion Blog
    However Pop Warner football actually took a ... 21 thoughts on “ Pop Warner ... 2012/06/24/pop_warner_to_limit_head_to_head_contact_to_curb_concussion_risk ...
    05/16/2018 - 7:24 pm | View Website
  • Pop Warner Football Limits Contact in Practices
    Pop Warner Football will limit the amount of contact young players will face in practice, which will affect hundreds of thousands of youth football players, some as young as 5 years old.
    10/24/2017 - 7:44 pm | View Website
  • Pop Warner lawsuit: CTE in youth football on trial | SI.com
    The deaths of two former Pop Warner players have prompted their ... to adopt rules that limit contact ... concussions; youth football lawsuit; pop warner ...
    08/31/2016 - 7:54 pm | View Website
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