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Q: Why do some nfl players wear schutt football helmets?
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What football helmets do the pros wear?

The pros wear anything from Schutt to Riddell and some custom ones as well. Just go to Schutt or Riddells website.


Why do football players put air in there helmets?

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


Who produces the best football helmet Riddell Schutt or Adams?

There are only two major players in the football helmet business anymore: Schutt and Riddell. The two companies own about 95% of the helmet market. Riddell is the official licensee of the NFL but Schutt has greater marketshare overall. Schutt owns about 60% marketshare at all levels of play, including nearly 30% in the NFL. Riddell has been in the helmet business longer, over 70 years. Schutt entered the business in the mid 80s, after purchasing the AiR helmet and technology from Bike. As to who makes the better helmet, it's really a matter of personal preference, if you're a player. Some players swear by Riddell helmets like the Revolution, Speed and VSR-4. Other players wouldn't give up their Schutt XP helmet, or their ION4D or AiR Advantage. Schutt seems to have the edge, in terms of adapting superior technology more quickly into their helmets. Schutt introduced SKYDEX padding - a thermoplastic urethane cushioning system - five years ago and continues to improve it. The latest generation absorbs up to 55% more force of impact than helmets with traditional foam padding. Schutt is also pushing the envelope with regards to how core body temperature and body temperature inside the helmet greatly affect a player's performance. Riddell's helmets still use the same foam padding that has been the staple in football helmets for 30 years. They introduced the Revolution helmet in 2003, claiming that it reduced the risk of concussions by over 30%. The medical study that supported that claim compared large-standoff helmets, like the Revolution, to traditional helmet shells. Industry experts and doctors have disputed the claims of that study ever since. If you're asking this question in the hope of receiving guidance as to what helmet/s to buy, you're better off trying the premier helmets from both Riddell and Schutt. Whichever one you like best and fits the best, is the best helmet for you.


Who are some football players that have visors on their helmets?

Football helmets that have visors on them are used to help protect the player's eyes from the sunlight, dirt or grass. An example of a football player that uses this type of helmet is Chevis Jackson.


When was the first football helmet invented?

In the earliest days of football in the 1860s some players simply tied a bandana around their heads. There weren't even leather football helmets then. In those days there were brutal plays. Players actually trampled on opposing team members, yet there was no protection for players' heads. 18 deaths were reported. The earliest leather football helmets were invented by a Navy player in 1893 after his doctor warned him that one more kick to the head could kill or paralyze him for life. The player asked a local blacksmith to improvise a leather harness hat to protect his head. Thus the first football helmet was born. Soon other players created additional styles of leather football helmets to protect their heads and ears. Styles included the early beehive leather football helmet, the flat-top leather football helmets, and the dogear leather football helmet. The colors began to show up on early 1940s leather football helmets. Before that most helmets were plain natural leather either brown, cordovan, or black. Color leather football helmets allowed the quarterback to better see the receiver at long distances when he was far down the field. So more and more teams began to paint their leather football helmets to put some visibility sizzel into their games. Gradually in the late 1940s the leather football helmet began to be replaced by early plastics. However many of the early plastic football helmets shattered and caused injury. So, the leather football helmet survived through the World War II years and lingered into the early 1950s. Some pooreer high school teams and JR high teams used old leather helmets right into the 1960s and 70s. But gradually the old leather football helmet was replaced by the plastics.


Are football helmets uncomfortable?

Some of them are comfortable some are not.


What do football players wear under there helmets?

some where "skull caps" which is like a compression type of material but in high school its a rule that you can't wear anything under your helmet


What are some pretty colors for football helmets?

I bet they're available in any color. Football helmets are very customizable and can be bought in many different colors and combinations. Riddell.com carries lots of helmets for everyone.


Why do football players in all star games wear other teams decals on there helmets?

Its the schools they should have went too...lol...it just shows friendship and comradery. Some players actually went to high school toghether...


What was some of the first football equipment?

Leather Helmets and that was about it at the time.


What improvements have been made to football helmets over the years?

There have been many improvements to football helmets since the first organized game was played. The most important is that helmets are no longer leather, but rather they are padded sheets of molded metal. The helmet is now form fitted to the player with removable chin straps and some even include speakers so that players can hear the play. As technology improves the helmet is likely not done evolving.


What visors fit riddell revolution football helmets?

some of oakley


Where can someone purchase youth football helmets?

There are many places where one can purchase youth football helmets, both in-store and online. Some of these include Riddell, Dick's Sporting Goods, and Sports Authority.


Are football helmets painted?

No, it is some type of colored tape used for decorating.


Was football helmets inspired by the roman gladiators helmets?

Probably not. Gladiator helmets came in many different styles, depending on the type of gladiator. Some had visors and a grill over the front of the face. They would be very impractical on a football field, as a football player has to see wide range, while a gladiator mainly only had to see what was directly in front of him.


Why do quarterbacks take off their helemt and put on caps?

It keeps the sweat out of their eyes. Football players sweat a lot under those helmets and when they take them off, it will roll into their eyes. Some guys wear the skull caps under their helmets for the same reason, and so that their helmet doesn't pull their hair out when they take it off.


Who are the athletes that do drugs?

Basebal players and some football players


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.


Why would some Dallas Cowboys players wear dark helmets?

Probably to protect their heads.


What do the stickers on the college football helmets stand for?

The stickers on the helmets stand for something good that the player has done, such as a good play or a good sack, or a nice show of leadership. The more stickers a player has the better the player. Some schools, such as Georgia, give white bones for athletic plays and black bone for academic achievements. Ohio State players get buckeye leaf stickers for making great plays, starting on the back of the left side. Some players do so much on the field they have stickers on the right side of their helmets.


Why do some American Football players use domestic violence?

Some American Football players use domestic violence because they have an anger problem and some because that is the way they were raised.


Why do baseball players touch their helmets?

The reason why Major League Baseball players touch their helmets is because they use a substance called Pine tar, it's a sticky substance that looks kind of like mud in a way. Players stick it to their helmets so that when they go up to bat they have some to grab to put on their batting gloves because Pine tar is designed to help keep a better grip on a bat.


Would you find a safety rating for protective qualities in football helmets?

You can visit http://www.sbes.vt.edu/nid.php They have a great list of ratings on adult football helmets. Some of the five start rated ones include, Riddell 360 and theRawlings Quantem Plus.


Who are some important players in soocer?

Football*


What are some players on the Liverpool Football Club?

Some of the players who play on the Liverpool Football Club are some of the following people: Steven Gerrad, Luis Suarez, Daniel Sturridge, and Pepe Reina.