- WE'RE ALL GOING SOFT. Geyer, Mark // Rugby League Week;4/11/2012, p6
The article offers information on rising cases of injuries sustained by rugby football players due to dangerous tackles.
- To Know List 3: Stylishly unprotected. Hille, Bob // Sporting News;9/15/2003, Vol. 227 Issue 37, p3
College football players stalk the highlight kill shot like fraternity boys chase free beer. In the era of the four-buckle chin strap, leaving at least one of the rear buckles unsnapped is considered fashionable. One not-so-hard hit to the lower part of the facemask uses leverage to pop the...
- Coping skills, competitive trait anxiety, and playing status: Moderating effects on the life... Petrie, Trent A. // Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology;Sep1993, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p261
Investigates the effects of life stress, psychological coping skills, competitive trait anxiety, and playing status on injury in 158 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I-A collegiate football players. Psychosocial variables as predictors of athletic injury; Stress response.
- PAIN IS THE NAME OF THE GAME. Csonka, Larry; Kiick, Jim; Anderson, Dave // Saturday Evening Post;Nov/Dec1973, Vol. 245 Issue 6, p50
Focuses on professional football in the U.S. Information on injuries; Description of the National Football League; Example of football players who play with temper.
- DIFFERENCES IN FOOTBALL PLAYERS' OF VARIED LEVELS OF COMPETITION IN DIFFERENT BALANCE CAPABILITIES. Alic, Haris; Rado, Izet; Talovic, Munir; Jele�kovic, Eldin // Sport Science;2010, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p103
Ability of balance, balance football players, are very important in maintaining proper function of body position at shooting, duel, drop especially in the prevention of injuries. The aim was to determine differences in the ability of balance, football players of different levels of competition...
- Newton's law of commotion. Walshaw, Nick // Rugby League Week;3/5/2003, Issue 1, p25
The article focuses on the injuries suffered by the Australian rugby football player Clint Newton from the team knights during a day music festival. He wouldn't be fit to play for sometime, but his injury could have been worse. He was hurt when an unknown male assailant knocked him down.
- CLEAN BULL OF HEALTH. WILKINSON, PHIL // Rugby League Week;3/6/2013, p54
The article reports that Adrian Purtell, an Australian rugby league footballer for the Bradford Bulls of the Super League, is ready to return to footy after nine months after suffering a heart attack. INSET: THE FINAL HURDLE.
- Mick's quick fix quandary. Mascord, Steve // Rugby League Week;4/21/2010, p5
The article presents information on the physical fitness of Michael Jennings, player of the rugby football team, Penrith Panthers, who is using the Power Balance band to manage the pain from the knee injury.
- Arms like lead! Hit 'em in the head! Starr, Mark // Newsweek;12/1/1997, Vol. 130 Issue 22, p70
Focuses on the increasing incidence of concussion injuries in professional football games in the United States as of 1997. Contributing factors to the rising rate, including bigger, faster, better-conditioned players and artificial turf; Number of concussions that are reported to the league each...