Russell Wilson Had an All Pro Dad + MORE

Russell Wilson Had an All Pro Dad + MORE

BOOK REVIEW: ON THESE COURTS by Wayne B. Drash + MORE

So what do former NBA superstars do when they retire? Do they just sit around, counting their millions in the bank? Do they become TV commentators and rub elbows on the set with other former stars? Or do they, like Penny Hardaway, return very quietly to their hometown to help out an old buddy who i.... More »
youth sports 1392363822 318902483 Russell Wilson Had an All Pro Dad + MORE

Stefan Fatsis slams Sports Illustrated’s anonymous reporting on Michael Sam + MORE

Michael Sam / AP In a piece that appears in both Slate and Deadspin, Stefan Fatsis sharply criticizes Sports Illustrated for its coverage of Mizzou linebacker Michael Sam coming out as gay. Fatsis, who spent about a decade each with the Associated Press and the Wall Street Journal and has written th.... More »
youth flag football tournaments 1430236805 999670595 Russell Wilson Had an All Pro Dad + MORE

Listening for Understanding: A Win-Win for Families

Listening to one another is one of the most important ways parents and children create close, loving relationships. When kids feel seen, heard, and understood, they learn the meaning of empathy. They acquire the abilities to emotionally connect with others, make friends, and develop lifelong social .... More »

Have you Ever Felt the Pain of Politics in Youth Sports?

Have you ever felt the pain of politics in youth sports? If so, you will identify with this mom’s story: My two sons who played football in high school were both what I consider victims of politics. It has soured my taste for kids and sports. When my oldest son was a freshman he was...Read.... More »
national flag football tournament 1438902106 1505863364 Russell Wilson Had an All Pro Dad + MORE

How to Make This the Best Year of Youth Sports EVER! + MORE

Are you pumped for another year of youth sports? Is your child excited about playing and having fun? I am very excited to share with you something that will help you and your child have an awesome year of sports! It’s a first-time opportunity that I’m very excited about! Here’s how.... More »
 
Russell Wilson just won the biggest game of his life in Super Bowl XLVIII. In this interview, watch as Russell tells how has dad inspired him to be the player he is today.  It’s a great example of the ripple effects a father can have on his son.
 
 

Continue Reading On allprodad.com »

New York City Councilman Stephen Levin announced a few days before the Super Bowl that he was going to introduce the Youth Football Safety Act, which would mandate that any youth football teams which play in New York City.
In effect, this legislation would stipulate a medical doctor would have to be in attendance at any game in the PSAL (Public HS School League), Catholic HS League, or Pop Warner leagues…

Continue Reading On askcoachwolff.com »

 

Parents across the country read with great concern this week’s news about the extraordinarily high usage rate of anabolic steroids and other Appearance and Performance Enhancing Drugs (APEDs – such as HGH, dietary supplements, etc.) by America’s gay and bi teenage boys.

The study in the journal Pediatrics revealed that about 21% of this segment of the population admits to using steroids…

Continue Reading On momsteam.com/ »

"You can’t do what you want to do on this field" 

 

These are the words assistant Outlaws’ coach Tony Coley barked at 8-year-old Tamari Hayes in last night’s fifth episode of "Friday Night Tykes."  Ordered to run a lap (as punishment for a mistake or rule violation so trivial that I somehow missed it), Tamari walked around the practice field instead…

Continue Reading On momsteam.com/ »

youth football tournaments 1391658272 149948918 Russell Wilson Had an All Pro Dad + MOREOver and over, coaches and parents tell us that when kids build confidence in sports, they boost it in other areas of their lives.
For example, at Kids’ Sports Psychology, we teach kids how to cope with worries about what everyone is thinking of them. As you know, this is a worry that affects kids—especially teens—in all areas of their lives…

Continue Reading On youthsportspsychology.com »

youth football tournaments 1391658280 224703276 Russell Wilson Had an All Pro Dad + MOREGiancarlo King racked up more than 210,000 reads on 14 stories in January, but that’s not why he’s the Bleacher Report Featured Columnist of the Month. It’s the range of his coverage: The New Jersey native took on a prominent publishing role for three NFL franchises this season.
“Most NFL FCs dedicate their focus to one team—something that affords those writers a sense of expertise and proficiency writing about their favorite team,” said B/R NFL Associate Editor Justin Onslow…

Continue Reading On bleacherreport.com »

 
Open up a blank document on your computer. Then compile a list of thirty sentences stating why you’re grateful your wife married you and thirty sentences why you’re grateful for each of your kids.  Some can be funny.  Others should be touching.  Space these sentences out in a way that can easily be cut out with scissors…

Continue Reading On allprodad.com »