New Jersey Moves To Limit Contact, Tackles In High School FootballThe group that governs New Jersey high school athletes has approved a proposal to drastically reduce contact in football before and during the season.
CDC Issues New Concussion Guidelines As Kids Head Back To SchoolKids are back to school and that means young athletes are back on the field again. And while fall sports are a good time, they do come with a risk.
Is High School Football Dying In New Jersey?School sports will soon be getting into high gear. But some say football -- once a big fall tradition -- isn't as popular as it used to be.
N.J. High School Football Coach: I Was Fired For Having Too Many Black PlayersCamden Catholic High School informed Nick Strom on Friday that his contract as a history teacher would not be renewed for next year.
2nd Annual Touchdowns Against Cancer Begins TodayTouchdowns Against Cancer helps high school football teams around the country raise funds for St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital.
Schwartz: Local Standouts To Battle Wednesday In Annual Empire Challenge High School Football GameThe Boomer Esiason Foundation will donate proceeds from the event to support local high schools that need money for uniforms, helmets and other equipment such as tackling dummies.
Tailgating Allowed, Alcohol Banned At Upcoming NJ High School Championship GamesFans at some of this weekend's New Jersey high school football games will be allowed to tailgate, but they'll have to leave the alcohol at home.
Several Teams Forfeit Games Against Washington High School Football Team Over 'Size Disparity'Several teams have forfeited games against a Washington state high school football team over safety concerns because of the size disparity of the players.
High School Football Player, Born Without Left Hand, Gets To Meet GiantsKris Silbaugh, of Cambridge Springs High School, recently traveled to New Jersey for an inspiring meet-and-greet with the New York Giants.
H.S. Football Star Charged In Shooting To Play In Game At Yankee StadiumThe nationally-ranked senior running back was charged in an April 2014 shooting that injured three people and was again arrested in October with a handgun.
Oyster Bay High School Using Helmets That Alert Of Hard Hits To HeadOyster Bay is the first school district on Long Island to equip its high school football players with electronic sensors designed to help prevent serious head injuries.
Sayreville High Football Coach Stripped Of More DutiesOn Tuesday night, the Board of Education removed George Najjar as a strength and condition coach at Sayreville War Memorial High School.