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How To Buy Football Cleats

Some tips for what to look for when buying football cleats. Found at YouTube from David Erickson.

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How To Buy A Football

I explain why I think the Wilson Pro Official Size NFL Football is the only football to buy. You can usually find them at Target for $20. How To Buy A Football from David Erickson.

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Minneapolis Saturday Pickup Touch Football

David LeDuc put together this video footage of some Minneapolis Saturday pickup touch football action!

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Who Needs Wickable Fabric When You’ve Got Superhydroponic Spray-On Coating?

This is amazing. I’m totally getting NeverWet for my cleats so my shoes don’t get soaked in the Spring when the snow melts. For those Winters when we have snow, anyway. Found at YouTube from lancasteronline.

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Breaking The Huddle Documentary

One of the things I love so much about sports is how they are so often the catalyst for societal change. I just watched Breaking The Huddle, HBO’s superb documentary about the integration of college football. Breaking The Huddle: The Integration of College Football chronicles the heyday of football programs at historically black colleges and universities, and explores the profound effect of the Civil Rights movement of the ’60s on the racial status quo of college athletics. Here are some interviews with two of the central participants in the documentary.

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Play Of The Day: Tez Snags An INT

The Play of the Day last Saturday goes to Tez for positioning himself perfectly in front of the receiver and going up, up, up with one hand to snag a pick in the end zone and stop a scoring drive. The pick was one of several he had.

The Iron Man award goes to Dave From The Block (a.k.a. Wobbly) for mangling his finger, taping it up, and continuing to play through the injury.

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The Next Randy Moss: Insane Palm-Ball Touchdown Catch

Marshall’s (same school Randy Moss went to…just sayin’) Aaron Dobson makes a ridiculous one-handed catch for a touchdown. You have to see it to believe it:

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Football Injuries: Plantar Fasciitis

Vikings defensive tackle Kevin Williams has been diagnosed with plantar fasciitis, an inflammation of the connective tissue that runs along the bottom of the foot from the heel to the toes. This video from the Mayo Clinic explains the injury and treatment for it. Found at YouTube from MayoClinic.