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Posted on May 2, 2014 at 3:02pm

Heads Up Tackling

The “solution” (or at least one of the solutions) put forth for the concussion problem is to change how the game of football is played, namely adjusting tackling form in a “safer” direction.

Here’s an interesting story that made the front page of just recently. (read more)

Posted on April 30, 2014 at 3:38pm

Strength Coaching Responsibility

No football coach worth his salt ever asks his players to take unreasonable risks on the field, so why do some strength coaches knowingly do so in the weight room? A “strength coach” is still a football coach, which means certain responsibilities should be implicit with the job. (keep reading)

Posted on April 28, 2014 at 11:02am — 6 Comments

The Neck Helmet

Hunter Carter, University

of Tennessee-Martin, circa 1972

The value of neck strength in the game of football should be pretty obvious, but the truth is that neck strength is important no matter what sport you play...

This fellow, a football player at the University of Tennessee…


Posted on March 19, 2012 at 10:30am

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At 6:57am on May 14, 2013, Ron McKeefery said…

I would like to invite you to a clinic I am hosting in Detroit of May 18th. Great line up of speakers. Designed for Strength Coaches that work with Football. For more information on Football Strong Michigan go to . Hope to see you there.

At 4:54am on March 11, 2013, Lewis Caralla said…


The Michigan Football Strength Staff would like to personally invite you to our Strength Clinic on Saturrday April 20th. We are very excited about our speaker line-up and would love to have you with us. If you are interested you can go to the link below to register. Thanks and Go Blue.


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