Category: Football vs. Rugby

How Rugby Improves Football Skills

American “gridiron” football roots are from rugby. Rugby season begins as football season wraps up.  Rugby’s winter season runs from November through April; and summer 7s rugby (Olympic rugby) runs […]

Rugby vs. Football: The 4 Main Differences

I’ll preface this article by saying that I haven’t played American Football. Not at high-school or College, not even pickup. I’ve watched the game enthusiastically for the past few years […]

Football Concussion Hit

The Dangers of Football Safety Equipment

Can rugby tacklers teach NFL players how to improve their behavior? In high school, I played football and wore pads and a helmet. During that time, I endured two shoulder […]