Feb. 2020: Our Coach of the Year edition includes selections of 50 Coaches of the Year – including one from each state. Read about their stories of team-building and sacrifice.
Dec/Jan 2020: Players from Dixie Hollins and Northeast High lock arms before a game during a moment of silence for former Northeast senior Jacquez Welch, who died suddenly after collapsing on the field during a game.
Oct/Nov 2019: As participation numbers have decreased among players at the youth and high school level across the nation, one of our partners, USA Football, has worked toward implementing a progressive introduction to the game for players of all ages.
Aug/Sep 2019: We investigate the current officiating crisis and why participation numbers among officials have declined in the last few years. We also offer tips for coaches in improving this important relationship.
Summer 2019: Update your program's technology for the upcoming season
May 2019: The coaching practices and products that make the game safer.
April 2019: Lynden High (Wash.) Coach Blake Vandalen with Payton Scott, Brock Heppner, Jacob Kettels and James Marsh.
March 2019: Wall High (Texas) Coach Houston Guy with (front left) Nate Fedor, Colton Diebitsch, Kep Granzin, Stuart Bumann, (front right) Will Ferreira, Mason Fuchs, Kalani Celaya, Joe Walker