With all the new research on young athletes and concussions, most players and coaches are interested in anything that might provided an extra level of protection against head injuries of any kind. That’s why this idea for the next big thing might be coming to a football field near you sooner than later.
The Guardian Cap is a helmet for your football helmet designed to “decrease the force of impact by increasing the time of deceleration upon impact.” The company stresses that no helmet can eliminate the risk of concussion or injury, they do say the cap can lessen the force of some impact by more than 30%.
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