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# How much Spin does a Football has?

Updated: 9/28/2023

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14y ago

the spin of a football makes the football more aerodynamic, meaning that it can go farther than with out the spin by "cutting" through the air

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13y ago

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14y ago

According to Sports Science in an episode with Drew Brees his passes are all almost identical. The "spin" or Gyroscopic Torque is somewhere around 600 RPM when throwing at 52 MPH at 20 yards.

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