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Getty Images Although often overlooked, linemen have been central to the development of a new football helmet. VICIS, a helmet manufacturing company, recently launched the TRENCH, a helmet designed to meet the needs of linemen. The new helmet focuses specifically on better protection of the frontal region, an area where linemen receive the most contact. …

SEATTLE, February 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – VICIS, leader in head protection technology, today introduced the ZERO2 TRENCH, the first football helmet designed exclusively to protect linemen where they need it most. Built on the newly launched ZERO2 headset platform, the TRENCH has been optimized to meet the unique needs of offensive and defensive …

Position-specific football helmets have been a goal for many years among NFL health and safety experts, at least since the mid-2010s, when the league began investing in protective helmet technology in the United States. amid concerns about concussions. The concept is simple: different positions have different types of head injuries. A quarterback is more likely …

Houston-based Douglas Pads & Sports is the company behind the legendary quarterback’s shoulder pads. HOUSTON – It’s a career defined by spectacular numbers: now 10 Super Bowls, six Championship rings and four Super Bowl Most Valuable Player awards. There is also a lesser-known figure which is no less astonishing: a set of shoulder pads for …

Super Bowl XXXV-winning coach (Baltimore Ravens), NFL analyst and XTECH investor and ambassador Brian Billick, joined Yahoo Finance Live to talk about how XTECH shoulder pads protect professional football players and his thoughts on the SuperBowl LV. Video transcript SEANA SMITH: The big Super Bowl takes place this weekend as the NFL wraps up its …

BATON ROUGE – Super Bowl LV will feature six LSU Tigers. A closer look at what’s going on shows you just how hard these guys assume in the Big Game. “I don’t know of any LSU player who doesn’t play in the LSU pads,” said Tigers legend Jacob Hester. The LSU Gear Office is a …

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ / Liberty University Release) – A football helmet developed by a Liberty University dean and his team of doctoral students. Research fellows and undergraduates are one of four finalists in the sixth annual NFL “1st and Future” pitch competition. Dr. Mark Horstemeyer, dean of Liberty University School of Engineering, oversaw the competition …

Notre Dame home football games to air on NBC’s Peacock By Andrew Cohen August 5, 2021 Notre Dame’s home football game on September 11 against Toledo will air exclusively on NBC’s Peacock streaming service, a first in the program’s history. Notre Dame’s other six home games will be broadcast on Peacock while also being shown …

PhD researcher Tate Fonville (left) and engineering student assistant William Dean set up a helmet model to test at the NOCSAE two-wire drop tower at Liberty’s Center for Engineering Research & Education. (Photos by Ellie Richardson) >> Note: This story has been updated after the awards show on Tuesday February 2nd. Dr. Mark Horstemeyer, Dean …

This morning’s Starship press conference was applauded as the robot company unveiled its 2021-2022 bid for the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s lucrative $ 53.2 million food delivery contract. Starship, already experienced and known for delivering food to the college area, has announced plans to equip the current generation of food delivery robots with additional defensive measures, …