June 11, 2014
The Edison Awards, celebrating 27 years of honoring the best in innovation and excellence in the development of new products and services, announced today that the leader in football helmet technology and innovation, Riddell, has been named a 2014 Gold Edison Award Winner for its InSite Impact Response System. Notably, InSite beat out award entries from others in the head protection industry to win Gold in the Applied Technology-Protective Systems category. Simbex, a product development firm whose focus is to bring nascent technologies from ideation to the marketplace, is a co-developer of the InSite and joins Riddell as a Gold award recipient.
April 09, 2014
USA Football’s grant program has accomplished the following since 2006:
Awarded $6 million in equipment grants through 2013
Benefitted more than 4,500 youth and high school football programs in all 50 states and Washington, D.C.
Helped more than 150,000 youth and high school football players through new equipment
March 24, 2014
Riddell, an industry leader in football helmet technology and innovation, today announced it has signed a new agreement with the National Football League (“NFL”) as the exclusive licensee for collectible helmets. Riddell also secured promotional ...
March 20, 2014
ROSEMONT, IL (March 20, 2014) – Riddell, the leader in football helmet technology and innovation, announced today that a jury in the Superior Court of California in the County of Los Angeles unanimously ruled in favor of Riddell in a case which ...
March 12, 2014
Riddell, the leader in football helmet technology and innovation, has been named a 2014 Award Finalist by the internationally renowned ...
December 19, 2013
For the second year, Riddell is the official protective equipment partner at the annual matchup of top high school football players from the East and West. This year, the brand is providing Power SPX shoulder pads, Power Padded Girdles and Revolution Speed helmets equipped with Riddell InSite Impact Response technology - a newly released integrated monitoring and alerting tool designed specifically for the proactive protection of football players at the youth and high school level.
September 12, 2013
Riddell, the leader in football helmet technology and innovation, today announced that the Pac-12’s Arizona State University and its Sun Devil football program will participate as the first university research partner in a new study designed to ...
August 28, 2013
Football helmets and face masks worn by professional, collegiate, high school and most youth football players are required to meet National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) performance standards. NOCSAE certification ...
July 09, 2013
Part of USA Football’s Heads Up FootballSM program, the second annual Protection Tour will conduct free, one-day events this summer in partnership with Riddell and AIG. Events, which will take place at NFL sites, provide instruction on Heads Up Football techniques that teach safer tackling mechanics designed to reduce helmet contact, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) concussion recognition and response protocols and proper helmet fitting.
July 08, 2013
The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB), along with more than 100 youth football players and coaches, thanked Minneapolis native, Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald, Jr. and football helmet industry leader Riddell for their donation of 1,000 new Riddell Revolution Speed Classic Youth football helmets to the MPRB’s youth football program