Tag: American 7s Football League

Obscure Sports Report

  PENNSYLVANIA TEAM WINS THIRD NATIONAL MARBLES CHAMPIONSHIP Allegheny County residents Sierra Ricci, 12, of Shaler and Eli Murphy, 14, were crowned national champions at the 94th National Marbles Tournament on Thursday in Wildwood, N.J.   This is the third time since 2008 that both girls and boys champions come...

Obscure Sports Page

The Obscure Sports Page is a weekly report of sports leagues in the United States that are unique or get little coverage from the sports media. American 7s Football League (A7FL) – The league will get national exposure on ELEVEN Sports Network on Sunday, July 9th for the A7FL...

(Don’t) Use Your Head

When I was growing up we played tackle football and tackle-the-man-with-the-ball during recess.  I have also heard tales of people playing football against “the crack” in a town where I lived.  These were all games where football was played without helmets, pads or any safety equipment. There is actually...