March 29, 2016
Youth, middle school and high school football programs may apply now through April 20 for football equipment grants, field-building grants and automated external defibrillator (AED) grants at http://www.usafootball.com/grants.
November 18, 2015
Pop Warner Little Scholars, Inc., the nation’s oldest and most prominent youth football organization, and Riddell, a premier designer and developer of protective sports equipment, today announced a new partnership that unites two of the most storied brands in football.
November 03, 2015
Success in football is no longer measured solely by how many points you score on game day. It’s now gauged by how coaches, players, administrators and leagues integrate advanced technology and innovation into every facet of their programs. Today, Riddell recognized and rewarded seven teams for building a smarter, safer game as part of its inaugural Smarter Football program.
October 30, 2015
Riddell announced today it has acquired Kollege Town Sports, of Windsor, Wisconsin, an innovative leader in the athletic apparel industry for youth, high school and college teams, and corporate sales.
September 08, 2015
Riddell, the leader in football helmet technology and innovation, and the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), a leader in cutting-edge genomic research, today announced they have begun the third year of a study to advance concussion detection and treatment with the Pac-12’s Arizona State University and its Sun Devil football program.
June 24, 2015
Riddell, the industry leader in football helmet and protective equipment technology, today announced its support for the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) and its recently approved update to the “Appropriate Care of the Spine Injured Athlete” protocol. The updated approach to emergency injury management recommends that protective equipment be removed prior to transporting the athlete from the field and facility, underscoring the advances in equipment designs and technology that have helped improve the efficiency of equipment removal.
June 16, 2015
Rosemont, Ill. – June 16, 2015 – It’s time to commit to smarter football. Riddell, the industry leader in football helmet technology and innovation, today called on players, coaches, parents and fans to take an active role in advancing the game through...
January 07, 2015
Riddell, Inc. today filed a lawsuit against Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc., claiming Rawlings has infringed on four different patents arising from Riddell’s helmet and shoulder pad technologies.
August 26, 2014
The future of football helmets has arrived. Riddell today officially introduced the SpeedFlex, a new helmet that reduces impact force transfer to the athlete by selectively adding flexibility to key helmet components. The latest offering from the world’s leading helmet manufacturer also boasts improved sightlines, a new ratchet-style chinstrap attachment system and a cool, modern design for unparalleled performance.
August 25, 2014
Riddell, the leader in football helmet technology and innovation, and the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), a leader in cutting-edge genomic research, today announced that the Pac-12’s Arizona State University and its Sun Devil football program will again participate in a genetic research study designed to advance athlete concussion detection and treatment.