Pre-Season Practices will be held held indoors at Plano East Senior High, Sports Facility from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Thursday 12/11, Monday 12/15 and Wednesday 12/17 and Saturdays @ Liberty Park 1200 Mill Valley Dr, Plano, TX 75075 from 10:00 am to 12:00pm
For the full schedule go to the Plano Rugby Calendar
There has been a recent emphasis in high school football placed on leverage or rugby-style tackling after so many problems with concussions have come up in recent years
There was a time not all that long ago when prep football coaches were heard on the sideline yelling “stick your helmet in his gut!” or something similar. Not anymore.
The NFL’s emphasis on tackling with the shoulders, instead of the head, isn’t just about player safety. According to the coach of the best defense in football, it’s also the most effective way to bring a ball carrier down.