John Lynch - Before he became the greatest safety of his era (remember him HOF voters, the guy who impacted every game he ever played in), he was a multi-sport star in high school, and once hit a line drive so hard over my head while I was playing second base, that I never even got out of my crouch to jump. The guy didn't just hit on the football field.
Troy Aumua Polamalu ( /ˌpoʊləˈmɑːluː/; born April 19, 1981), born Troy Aumua, is an American football strong safety for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted in the first round (sixteenth overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft by the Steelers. He played college football for the University of Southern California.
In the field of athletics, a common dialogue of coaches, administrators, athletes, and the media surrounds player safety and concussions. Although the majority of concussions are not associated with a loss of consciousness, the long term affects of these sometimes minor traumatic brain injuries can be devastating. Concussions can occur in many sports, with the NCAA rating Women’s Hockey as the collegiate sport with the highest rate of reported concussions.
Feb. 19, 1942 - Paul Krause, Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 1998, was born in Flint, Michigan. He set the #NFL record for career INTs on Dec. 2, 1979 as a safety for the @Minnesota Vikings. Click image for his complete HOF bio. #Vikings
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September is Disaster Preparedness Month. Follow these tips to make sure you and your pet are prepared in case disaster strikes. http://www.aspca.org/blog/disaster-preparedness-month-take-three-actions-protect-your-pets