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Leon County, Big Bend Pop Warner Certified by USA Football as a Heads Up Football Program
Providing a Better, Safer Experience for Players and Parents
Leon County Government and Big Bend Pop Warner are announcing the certification of the County’s football program as a Heads Up Football program. Created by USA Football, the Heads Up Football program provides a better, safer experience for players. Through comprehensive education, coaches are trained to teach tackling fundamentals that reduce the risks of concussions and neck injuries. These important standards are supported by medical experts that guide the education curriculum.
"Any time we can make efforts to reduce injuries to our youth participants, the County embraces those opportunities," said Leigh… Read more