Drew Brees wants to “save the game of football” with flag football

http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2017/06/28/drew-brees-wants-to-save-the-game-of-football-with-flag-football/ Interesting article from NBC sports.  Brees' comments are in line with what I have been saying for a while now: Tackle football is facing a crisis and might need 'saving' (and I think it is worth saving, by the way)  Many current and former players have said they wouldn't let their kids play tackle [...]

Read The Matheny Manifesto

Mike Matheny's book is the best book I've ever read on youth sports. Matheny is the current manager of the St. Louis Cardinals and a retired catcher who played 13 seasons for four teams, winning four Gold Glove awards for his defensive prowess behind the plate.  He replaced legendary manager Tony LaRussa in 2012 and [...]