Professionals and amateurs alike wear protective head gear to reduce the
chance of injury ... Before the invention of the football helmet, players would often
grow their hair long, because they beli...
James Naismith, the "Father of Basketball," is said to have invented the football
helmet to protect his damaged ears while playing football for the YMCA ...
One of the rarest and first leather football helmets Circa 1903. Soft, very thin ... It
was created to protect from the dreaded "cauliflower ear". (It didn't provide much ...
Nov 6, 2014 ... Here, in an early demonstration of a leather football helmet, the presenter
introduces the invention as "an attempt to prevent fatal injuries in ...
Sep 4, 2014 ... There are three fellas who are credited with the invention of the helmet, but
there's one who is the most often credited: Joseph M. Reeves.
Oct 1, 2012 ... There are a few different stories about the invention of the football helmet but the
earliest and the most frequently told dates back to they ...
Learn about the football helmet's creation and evolution. ... However, when the
game was first invented, the idea of players wearing helmets was still years away
Aug 29, 2014 ... It is not certain who invented the football helmet. In 1896 Lafayette College
halfback George Barclay began to use straps and earpieces to ...
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Apr 4, 2012 ... The Invention of the American Football Helmet. This very funny clip shows a man
testing his American Football helmet invention - he thinks it ...
wikispaces.psu.edu/display/PSUSportsMuseum/Leather Football Helmet History
May 24, 2010 ... Soon after the end of the American Civil War, the leather football helmet had not
been invented. Around 1865, colleges began organizing ...