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Football Helmet Ratings Changing Game And Business

Football Helmet Ratings Changing Game And Business - Sports Techie blog

Football Helmet Ratings Changing Game And Business – Sports Techie blog

Football Helmet Ratings Changing Game And Business

When Virginia Tech started rating football helmets it changed the game and business by providing legitimate safety testing. The Sports Techie community blog chatted with Bloomberg Business reporter Bryan Gurley about his recent news piece that began as an article about Schutt Sports and evolved into a story and video about Virginia Tech. The lifelong hockey fan interviewed Stefan Duma, head of Virginia Tech’s School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, and the professor responsible for generating the ratings, about their pioneering rating program...

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EON Sports VR Kickstarter Campaign Features Coach Mike Ditka, Steve Clarkson And Smartphones

EON Sports Virtual Reality Football Training Experience

EON Sports Virtual Reality Football Training Experience

EON Sports VR Kickstarter Campaign Features Coach Mike Ditka, Steve Clarkson And Smartphones

If you are interested in spending a little of over $100 dollars to be able to learn football in a virtual reality setting from NFL and youth football coaching experts like Mike Ditka, Terry Shea and Steve Clarkson, EON Sports has a new crowdfunding sports technology business opportunity that promises to fulfill your training needs using a cost-effective headset and your smartphone. Since the Sports Techie community blog last spoke to the Brendan Reilly, founder of EON Sports, the world’s leading interactive 3D software provider for sports performance training, about his startu...

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Fun Fall Get-Togethers for Young Athletes and Sports Fans

Online sports games include both the traditional team contests such as football, basketball and soccer, as well as more leisure sports including pool, darts and paddleball.

Online sports games include both the traditional team contests such as football, basketball and soccer, as well as more leisure sports including pool, darts and paddleball.

Fun Fall Get-Togethers for Young Athletes and Sports Fans

Kids who play sports tend to eat, sleep and breathe their game of choice and often it involves technology. If your son or daughter is one of the 7.7 million in the U.S. who play on a high school team, according to the National Federation of State High School Associations, or if they dream of doing so when older, support their athletic focus and competitive spirit by hosting one of these fun fall get-togethers, and keep intelligent sports tech products in mind.

Sports Trivia Contest

Every young athlete has a role model and favorite pro team, and they can typicall...

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Topps New Fantasy Football 2014 NFL Trading Cards

Alshon Jeffery, Chicago Bears, wide receiver, Topps® Fantasy Football 2014 NFL Trading Cards

Alshon Jeffery, Chicago Bears, wide receiver, Topps® Fantasy Football 2014 NFL Trading Cards

Topps New Fantasy Football 2014 NFL Trading Cards

The Topps Company, Inc. and the National Football League have partnered on a new set of trading cards for adults and kids that are fantasy football focused. The NFL.com and Topps® are cashing in on the fantasy sports popularity with trading cards loaded with detailed NFL player insights and fantasy football strategies, tips and content, designed to increase awareness of the game and increase math skills at the same time. The Sports Techie community blog is excited to share this sports tech information with our readers and followers.

Should Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning be your first NFL Fantasy Football draft pick? Topps and NFL.com/Fantasy TEAM UP to let you know.

Should Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning be your first NFL Fantasy Football draft pick? Topps and NFL...

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Games’ Big Hitters: A Who’s Who of Next Gen Publishing: INFOGRAPHIC – Sports Techie blog

Top Web Design Schools posted an infographic, “Games’ Heavy Hitters”, which is definitely blog content we like to analyze and share. Ashleigh Bell from Topwebdesignschools.org dropped me a note of appreciation and says she found our Sports Techie community blog very inspiring and with tons of great content. Here is the link: http://www.topwebdesignschools.org/big-hitters/.

Games' Big Hitters
Source: TopCollegesOnline.org

American Gamification

According to the Infographic, the average U.S. household owns at least one dedicated game console, PC or smartphone. U.S. households that own a dedicated game console, own an average of 2, while the average Sports Techie home has at least three of these digital devices.

The $20...

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HOW TO HELP YOUR KID BE A GREAT TEAM PLAYER

How to Help Your Kid Be a Great Team Player”

How to Help Your Kid Be a Great Team Player”

Team sports start pretty early these days, with kids as young as four and five enrolling in soccer and tee ball leagues. For most kids, that’s just the beginning. They’ll go on to participate in team sports throughout their school years and sometimes into their college ones. Besides sports, being part of a team will also be a requirement in the classroom and on the playground, and the same skills your child needs on the field can help him throughout life. Here are some key things to teach your child about being a great team player.

Teach him that there is no I in TEAM. This saying is still popular among coaches because it’s so true. Kids, by nature, are self-focused...

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Peyton Manning’s Incredible Week 1 Compared to Brett Favre’s Best Game

Peyton Manning's Incredible Week 1 Compared to Brett Favre's Best Game

Peyton Manning’s Incredible Week 1 Compared to Brett Favre’s Best Game

Nobody, least of all those who owned him in fantasy leagues, expected Peyton Manning to drop seven touchdowns on the defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens during opening week. Those who had Manning on their fantasy teams, however, may have cruised to a Week One victory without even needing a single other point from their roster. This all-time great performance, tying the NFL record for TDs in one game and earning 46 fantasy points by ESPN’s scoring metrics, may have been a guarantee for success, but would it have been the best fantasy football week ever for a quarterback? Here is how the elder Manning brother stacks up against one of the other greatest quarterbacks to ever don an NFL jersey: John Madden’s perpe...

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Sports Technology was a major story behind the Boston terrorist bombings

On Patriot’s Day, May 15, 2013, at 4:09 pm during the Boston Marathon, two bombs that brothers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev placed near the finish line exploded sending shrapnel, BBs and nails everywhere, killing three and injuring more than 200 innocent adults and children.

On Patriot’s Day, May 15, 2013, at 4:09 pm during the Boston Marathon, two bombs that brothers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev placed near the finish line exploded sending shrapnel, BBs and nails everywhere, killing three and injuring more than 200 innocent adults and children.

Sports Technology was a major story behind the Boston terrorist bombings. On Patriot’s Day, May 15, 2013, at 4:09 pm during the Boston Marathon, two bombs that brothers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev placed near the finish line exploded sending shrapnel, BBs and nails everywhere, killing three and injuring more than 200 innocent adults and children...

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