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Are American football players poofs coz of the helmets?

the helmets protect them a lot


What were 1920 helmets made of?

Football and aviation (pilot) helmets were constructed of leather.


How do football helmets help?

Helmets are designed to protect an football players head from a collision on the football field. With concussions be a main focus in American Football...helmets are evolving to help you remain as safe as possible when playing. Football is a contact sport and no equipment will totally protect you from injury or death. Call XO Sports....www.xosport.com to learn more about helmets.


How many American football helmets are sold every year?

about1.5mi


How is football different from soccer?

In the English term, "football" means soccer. But The American term football is played with the hands And helmets on!


How has football helmets changed?

The new football helmets have a facemask, as the other ones didn't. The new ones are now made of plastic, not leather padding as they used to be.


What are the difference between American football and Spanish football?

In American football it is rougher , so helmets, padding are used. The Amereicans use both hand and legs , but in football hands can not be used.


What is a football helmet made of?

A football helmet is a molded shell of polycarbonate plastic. Click on the 'Football Helmet Design and Manufacture' link on this page to learn how football helmets are made.


How has American football helmets eveolved since the beginnings of American football?

Well in the begining there was no helmet then it evolved into leather caps then into plastc caps then facemasks then chinstraps


Why don't the Michigan wolverines have an American flag on there Football helmets?

A lot of teams don't...


Where are NFL football helmets made?

A lot of them are made in Canada but the ones you would buy are made in Canada and Russia.


Why would someone need revolution helmets?

Revolution helmets, manufactured by Riddell, are worn whilst playing American Football. These helmets are worn for safety purposes and protect against major head injuries.


Was the first football helmet made out of leather?

Yes the very first football helmets were made out of all leather. When football started the players were often called leather heads.


Who makes football helmets?

Companies that make football helmets include Riddell, Nokona, Schutt, Adams, and Nike.


What materials were made to used to make the football helmet?

There are a lot of materials used in football helmets some are: leather and molded polycarbonate.


Are football helmets safe?

no


What were the first pads in football?

I have read in a book that the first football pads were leather helmets and that was it. No other pads but leather helmets.


Decals on football helmets?

I'm not quite sure what this question means. Football helmets normally do have decals and it is ok for them to have decals.


Where can one purchase NFL football helmets online?

There are many places where one can purchase NFL football helmets online. One can purchase NFL football helmets at popular on the web sources such as Fanatics, Target, and eBay.


What are helmets made from?

Helmets are mostly made from polystyrene


What teams have decals on helmets?

Lots of sports teams but manly football helmets.


Why doesn't Penn State have American Flag on helmets?

Most football teams do not put the US Flag on their helmets. It is too likely to be damaged, scratched and dented, not a good sign of respect.


When did they start to use real football helmets in football?

Leather helmets were used from the 1900's through the 1940's. The first plastic helmets were in the 1950's-60's.


Do you use helmets in flag football?

No. In flag football, you pull the flag out of the pants (Insted of tackling) and you wear helmets in football so when you get tackled, you won't get very hurt!


What is the difference between Australian football and American football?

in American football they where padding gear and helmets and in Aussie rules they don't need too. Also in Australian football they kick the ball and in American football they throw and kick. And American football is way more violent than Australian rules. In Australian football the field is shaped like an oval in American football a rectangle. And in American football the goalpost is a wierd shape in Australian football it is just 4 posts.The rules are different too because American football is about scoring points by adavncing the ball into the endzones in Australian football they kick it between the four posts.Also in Australian football the ball is smaller and rounder than an American football and an American football is bigger and pointed.Also in American football there are loads of penalties.