"Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he."
-- Proverbs 29:18, King James Bible (KJV)

Monday, August 01, 2016

The Revolution in American Football: Robots Replacing Humans for "No-Tackling" Practice Drills

Adam Kramer with photography by Rich Miyara has a superb article at Bleacher Report titled The future of football practice, covering the use of robots to replace humans for football practice drills in a "no-tackling" system.

The system was introduced at Dartmouth by Buddy Teevens and is producing a veritable sports revolution because of its massive reduction of football-caused injuries to players and even its apparent increase in the playing skills and savvy of the players.