The invention of the football helmet is credited to James Naismith, with the earliest design in 1891. The first design of Naismith's football helmet was sewn together by his girlfr...
Before the invention of the football helmet, players would often grow their hair
long, because they believed it would protect their heads. The man largely
Giving credit to the true inventor of the football helmet.
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 ...
The leather football helmet has it's origin more than100 years ago first worn in an
1893 Army-Navy game. An Annapolis shoemaker created the first helmet for ...
Nov 14, 2012 ... Take a graphical look at how football headgear has evolved from the time of
Curly Lambeau in the 1920s to Wes Welker in the modern NFL.
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 ...
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 2, 2014 ... Radio technologies are included in some helmets now as well, but the initial
football helmet was believed to have been invented in 1896 by a ...