Friday, November 28, 2014

Fact of the Day: Otto Helmet

During a 1953 NFL game, Otto Graham received a serious injury to his face. He returned with a plastic face mask attached to his helmet. This led face masks to become modernized, and a standard for every football player from the NFL to the little leagues. 

11 comments:

  1. Yeah, good thing they are wearing those now!

    -Kati

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  2. Best *_*

    Happy Weekend,

    Nicole

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  4. Great invention! Football can be dangerous!

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  5. I sure am glad he got it started. Football is a dangerous game, no doubt.

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