Items Tagged with 'football'


All-star football game raising funds for nonprofit

June 6, 2018
Some of the top high school football players in West Michigan will be playing for a good cause this weekend. Read More

Football and the First Amendment — who do we root for?

September 9, 2016
There is no denying the power of athletes to affect, inspire and even anger us. Read More

WMU students launch SafeSense Technologies with impact sensor

Helmet product is designed to measure concussive blows on gridiron and battlefield.

August 22, 2014
An innovative pressure sensor developed by West Michigan University graduate students can now detect concussive head trauma, with applications both on the playing field and in the battlefield. Read More

An American football team, by any other name …

June 27, 2014
At Kentwood’s Meadowlawn Elementary School in the 1960s, my friends and I would boast about things we thought made us "better" than each other. Read More