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    Safety of Starting Sprint Positions in American Football In “What is the Safest Sprint Starting Position for American Football Players?,” a scientific research article, authors Bruno Bonnechere, Benoit Beyer, Marcel Rooze, and Jan Serge Van Sint explain their elaborate plan to find the safest sprint starting position for American football players. Three starting sprint positions are used in the experiment: 4-point, 3-point, and 2-point positions (Bonnechere, Beyer, Rooze, Sint, 2014). Sport-related concussions run aimlessly throughout American football and scientists test sprint starting positions in hopes of decreasing the number of those concussions. Sprint starting positions influence a player’s kinetic energy and view of the football…

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    Do you know football is the most popular sport in America and ranked ninth in the world. 111.9 million people watched American football since 2005. In 1880s, a great rugby player changed the rules that later transformed rugby into American football. There are several ways to score and there are several positions and penalties in the National Football League (NFL). There are several positions on offense, defense, and special teams. There are eight offensive positions. First is a quarterback…

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    In American Football you have many different phases of the game. Defense is one of those phases. In earliest decades of football competition pro football coaches stacked the line with approximately nine-seven and six defense fronts to stop opponents from heavy running of their day. In the 1940s, in National Football League (also known as NFL) coach name Greasy Neale alter the nine-seven-six defense into five man fronts and four men secondary that was successful in defending the run and pass. By…

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    It was a brisk fall evening with the sun just about to set behind a hill. I was 10 years old, playing in my third season of football, and my first ever game under the bright lights surrounding the high school stadium. The time had finally come, the lights had been on and warming up for several minutes, I was going to play a game under the lights on the high school field. My experiences that night were not forgotten, but today I couldn’t even tell you if we won the game that night. The lessons I…

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    Theme song I remember when my football coach showed me Don't Blink for the first time around 10-11 years old. At the time I was thinking it was a good song, but as the years start passing by the song started hitting me in personal ways. Life flashes right in front of you and it's like you don't even realize it until everything is gone. Life shouldn't be taken for granted, and should be fulfilled with everything you have ever wanted. Listening to “Don't blink” by Kenny Chesney has changed my life…

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    Football Techniques

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    Football Techniques Football is a very popular, if not the most popular sport in America. When watching a game of football, it may not seem no complicated, but it really is. Football players have numerous amounts of techniques to use when they play. Football players also have to know when to use certain techniques. Every player has a role. No matter how simple and unimportant a player’s role might seem to a viewer, every player’s role is extremely crucial to the entire team. One…

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    High School Football Teams

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    Caught at the 8-yard line. He head up the middle, 10. He's at the 20; he's at the 25! 30! 35! 40! Now he's going down the sideline 50! I think he's going to go all the way! He's at he 20! 15! 10! 5! Touchdown!!! The excitement felt at that one moment is indescribable. Its moments like these fans live for, but have you ever wondered how much training and what mentality the player needs to have in order to achieve those great ordeals? In this paper I will look into a High School football team with…

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    high school’s football team. I almost immediately discovered that I had the potential to become significantly better at football than gymnastics, so I quit gymnastics and devoted all of my attention to football. The habits formed by my competitive tendencies significantly propelled my performance in football similar to as they did during my time as a gymnast. Because of my gymnastics background, I was significantly stronger than the majority of other 7th grade football players, so some aspects…

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    Throughout my life nothing has taught me more than playing my favorite sport, football. I have played many other sports such as baseball, basketball, and track, however, none of them make me feel the way football does. Although many people may agree that football is teaching violence and causes injury, I believe that it is a learning experience more than anything. Football has taught me how to hold myself accountable, how to fight through pain, how to fail, and also how to succeed. No matter…

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    The turning point of my college football career came early in my third year. At the end of the second practice of the season, in ninety-five-degree heat, our head coach decided to condition the entire team. Sharp, excruciating pain shot down my legs as he summoned us repeatedly to the line to run wind sprints. I collapsed as I turned the corner on the final sprint. Muscle spasms spread throughout my body, and I briefly passed out. Severely dehydrated, I was rushed to the hospital and quickly…

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