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FOOTBALL AND KIDS
Having a Son Has Ruined Football for Me
Stay-at-home dad and author,
Life Is Short, Laundry Is Ete...
The boy in me who was raised on Buddy Ryan football was shocked to hear himself say no. My ego and pride were alive with the notion that someone thought my son would be a good football player, but the idea of him banging his head into other people terrified me.
4 Unexpected Upsides to My Son's Obsession with Football
Jordan Lloyd Bookey
Chief Mom and Co-Founder at Zoobean
When I met my husband 14 years ago, he turned me into a football fan. He was passionate about his team, and I joined his bandwagon. Now, our 4-year-old son has done the same. But he, well, he has taken it to an entirely new level.
I Wouldn't Let My Son Play Football, Either
Senior Columnist, The Huffington Post
A sport that rattles children's brains is probably not a sport that our children should be playing. At least not with current rules, equipment and win-at-all-cost attitudes.
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