Made in America
AP Pro Football Writer
More from Barry Wilner
Expanding Opportunities for Minority and Women-Owned Businesses
The Export-Import Bank of the United States offers a number of tools to assist all U.S. manufacturers, and works to ensure that these opportunities are readily available to businesses owned by minorities and women. Watch video to learn more.
Dec 13th, 2021
NFL Doles Out $1.37M for Helmet Prototypes
Challenge aims to stimulate the development of new helmets by experts, innovators and manufacturers.
Jun 30th, 2020
Manufacturers Pursue Perfect Helmet
There probably never will be a perfect football helmet. That doesn't mean manufacturers won't chase that goal.
May 30th, 2019
NFL Awards 2 for Helmet Safety
The NFL has committed to a $60 million effort to improve helmets.
Mar 27th, 2019
Improving Football Helmet Safety
Investments from quarterbacks Aaron Rodgers and Alex Smith are being coupled with new tech from key manufacturers.
Feb 1st, 2019
Revolutionary Football Pads Gain Traction
XTECH is shouldering its way into locker rooms on all levels.
Nov 9th, 2018
NFL Bans 10 Helmets
Six of the substandard helmets are prohibited immediately, while the other four may be worn by players who used them in 2017 but not by new players.
Apr 16th, 2018