HIP-DROP TACKLE BAN: NAVIGATING THE COMPLEXITIES AND ENSURING PLAYER SAFETY

As a former Collegiate linebacker and current Director of Analytics and Football at Atavus, I've seen my fair share of controversies in football. The recent debate surrounding the "swivel/hip-drop" tackle has sparked heated discussions among players, coaches, and fans. With the NFL's decision to ban this hip-drop tackle technique, we must approach the issue with a clear understanding of the tackle itself and the implications of this rule change.

HIP-DROP TACKLE BAN: NAVIGATING THE COMPLEXITIES AND ENSURING PLAYER SAFETY

As a former Collegiate linebacker and current Director of Analytics and Football at Atavus, I've seen my fair share of controversies in football. The recent debate surrounding the "swivel/hip-drop" tackle has sparked heated discussions among players, coaches, and fans. With the NFL's decision to ban this hip-drop tackle technique, we must approach the issue with a clear understanding of the tackle itself and the implications of this rule change.