Schwartz: Defensive Guru Salgado To Impart Wisdom At Long Island CampJim Salgado, a Long Island native and former Hofstra University star, will be back on his home turf this weekend to conduct his first Pick 6 Defensive Backs Camp at Kellenberg Memorial High School in Uniondale.
Parents Of Area Youth Football Players Appear Much More Informed About ConcussionsThe recent attention on brain trauma caused by playing football is nothing new, but now it’s putting the focus on parent knowledge of how to protect their kids from concussions.
Schwartz: Doctor Develops Custom Mouthguard Kit For Football PlayersThe ZONE Mouthguard is available exclusively through more than 400 Dick’s Sporting Goods locations, as well as online.
Jared Max: In This Day And Age, Football Fans Face Difficult Societal DilemmaIn one breath, fans scream, "Knock his &$#*!&@ block off!" In the next breath, many feign compassion about the game's brutality.
Residents Say Youth Football Program Is Causing Dangerous Parking Situation In Ridgewood, QueensResidents are blaming a youth football program for clogging the street and endangering their community.
Schwartz: A Q&A With Concussion Expert John Gallucci Concussions continue to be a huge topic of conversation in sports, particularly as it pertains to football.
NJ Dad Charged Following Brawl With Son's Youth Football CoachToms River police said the incident happened at around 7:30 p.m. after the game had ended.
Schwartz: 'Big Daddy' Lends Another Helping Hand For many kids in our area, summertime means going to camp and having plenty of fun. If you’re a youth football player, there’s even more reason to be happy thanks to the creation of a new football camp.
Bronx Assemblyman Proposes Bill Banning Kids Under 14 From Playing Tackle FootballAssemblyman Michael Benedetto said he believes the measure could potentially prevent young kids from getting concussions, which run the risk of causing brain damage.
Survey: One-Third Of U.S. Parents Less Likely To Let Son Play Football Due To Head Injury Risk"Historically, youth football has fueled the NFL," according to Dr. Keith Strudler, Director of The Marist College Center for Sports Communication. "Parents' concern about the safety of the game could jeopardize the future of the sport."