How young is too young for tackle foo...

How young is too young for tackle football?

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Joey Ramone

United States

#1 Aug 25, 2011
My kid wants to play (he's 7), but I'm on the fence. Heard a kid just blew out his knee at a CL Raiders scrimage last weekend. That's the kind of stuff that makes me sick. Am I being too cautious or is there some benefit to playing football prior to age 11 or 12?

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