FULTONDALE, AL (WBRC) called me and said coach I want to do something for the kids, I want them to have the best possible equipment we can get on them and I want to show that they can do anything out of Fultondale, said Fultondale head football coach Richie Busby.The former Alabama football star, who was drafted in the third round by the New York Jets back in April, surprised his old high school, the Fultondale Wildcats, Tuesday with new, top of the line football helmets.know I a physical player so the helmet is the most important part of the game so I had to make sure these guys are set and very protected now with these helmets. We just got them and I expect to see a lot of physicality and hitting, ArDarius Stewart said.The Wildcats are the first team in Alabama to have the Schutt F 7 helmet, a helmet that will debut in the NFL this fall. Supposedly the safest helmet on the market at this time and I excited that we have this opportunity to wear them Busby added.Stewart donated $15,000 to buy 50 helmets for the entire team.school is very important to me, no one does anything for Fultondale but Fultondale and the Fultondale community and I part of this community and I just wanted to show them I standing strong with them, Stewart said.But with the new helmets comes a lot of pressure for this year Fultondale team.these new helmets, we go out with a new swag, like ArDarius said, you can look good and go out and get beat so now that we look good, we have to play even better, said senior linebacker Joshua Stanton..
We all miss his friendship. We miss him as a person. I’m excited that he’s going to be back here and fired up that he’s back.”. GREEN BAY (AP) The NFL has suspended Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis for two games following his helmet to helmet hit on Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams.The decision was announced Monday.Adams left Sunday’s game in the third quarter with a concussion after being blindsided by Davis following a Carolina interception. Davis was penalized 15 yards, but not ejected.Davis, the 2015 NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year, was visibly upset on the sideline after the play.Panthers coach Ron Rivera expressed concern earlier Monday that Davis might be suspended, but said he didn’t believe the hit was intentional.Davis can return to the Panthers roster on Jan. 1 should the team qualify for the postseason.
By 2010 the notion of a tie game was a thing of the past. Modern rules provide for tie breakers that permit each team four tries from the opponent’s 10 yard line until the tie is broken. In 2010, the first round of tie breakers resulted in another tie when each team scored six points.