Inside High School Football: A Changing Tradition

Inside High School Football: A Changing Tradition


Falling leaves, lettermen's sweaters, and cheerleaders. That's still high school football in many places. However, in many others, it has turned into a much, much bigger deal. Students and parents see the sport as a springboard to a scholarship or even a pro career. Specialization in coaching, increases in budgets, and more pressure to win have changed the game. New emphasis on player safety is also playing a big role. A veteran sports journalist's looks around the landscape to examine the state of high school football…and what might be next for the game.

SKU: 9781682653586
Product ID: 11360


From the series All About Professional Football
Grade Range: 7th – 12th
Page Count: 64
Lexile Level: 1170L

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