the helmets protect them a lot
football players put air in theIR helmets because it is used to fill up space if the helmet is too big or some helmets have special pads that blow up that are more comfortable
most football players wore what they do now, but they used to wear leather helmets
because they would get a concussion or worse
70% wear Riddell
Yes to. Keep. Their. Heads. Safe
1949 was when the nfl switched to plastic
Because the helmets were leather.
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