The 2015 NFL Draft is now in our rearview mirror.
The weather is getting a little warmer.
And the cleats, mouthguards, and pigskin are slowly being pulled out of retirement.
Ah, yes: The Spring/Summer youth football camp season is now upon us.
But are you and your child ready?
Let's tackle some tough yet extremely necessary topics:
First up, hydration. Take a look at the following graphic, which parents and players alike should always be mindful of:
Next: Concussion Safety -- Do you know the signs to look for? Here they are:
And finally, how can you be sure that your local youth football league is meeting the most recent health and safety standards?
Click HERE to obtain a free NFL printable, which contains thorough guidlines that every youth football parent will find helpful -- and please feel free to make copies for the football moms and football dads in your area.
As football parents, we're all in this together -- and we all want what's best for our children. If you have additional questions that perhaps are not covered in the printable above, please feel free to leave them in the comments below, and I'll be sure to respond.
Here's to a safe, healthy, and FUN start to the new season!