The Histroy Football
Early Football Gear
Ties used to frustrate people because the way they were people didn't thank it was right. The reason people didn't like it is because when there was a tie that was it game over it was a straight up draw. They effect of this was the that the football league got together and change the rules to what they are today. Wich is when there is a tie at the end of a game they go into this thing called overtime.In overtime there is 15 minutes put on the clock and a team must score a touchdown to win. If a field goal is kicked they other team has a chase to score.
DIfferent type of football
How to get ready for football
So you put your gurdal on this is protection for the tail bone and the hip.Next you put on your pants these give protection to the knees and thigh.Third you need to put you shoes on these shoes must be cleats a
shoe that has these bumps at the bottom allowing you to turn faster and easier. Then you need the pads shoulder/chest pads these allow protection to the chest area and shoulders. Finley the helmet and mouthpiece.The helmet protects the head as the mouthpiece protects the mouth.Lastly the chin strap so you helmet don't fly off.
This is what the early football helmets look like. These was dangerous because it wasn't that protective of the scull
This is what there chest pads look like. These was dangerous because is was not taking anuff of the blow.
This is what the early shoes look like. These is kind of slef explanatory but the were dangerous because the had nails in them and metal plates on the bottom.