How ESPN Documentary ‘Born to Play’ Shows Football in Its ‘Purest Form’

In the opening scene of documentary “Born to Play,” members of the Boston Renegades are seen, quietly at first, engaged in the pre-game ritual of putting on pads and uniforms. But pretty soon, a chorus of hands slapping locker doors and throaty cheers erupt as the all-women Division-I tackle football team gets hyped up to step onto the field.

teams & leagues

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Staten Island girls’ flag football team makes history by winning inaugural national title

Girls’ flag football is still in its infancy stages in America, but what one Staten Island team did last …

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Renegades capture Women’s Football Alliance championship

The Boston Renegades went back-to-back, securing their second consecutive Women’s Football Alliance (WFA) national championship against the Cali War …

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Herricanes female football players hold reunion in Houston

Rose Kelley was jogging through Memorial Park one summer evening when she saw a group of women practicing football. …

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WNFC’s IX Cup Championship Lives Up To The Hype!

The home of Marv Kay stadium in beautiful Golden Colorado was the setting for the inaugural 2019 WNFC IX …

programs & training

Andrew Harris spent part of his week teaching girls the fundamentals of football (Johany Jutras/CFL.ca)

Girls’ flag football clinic aims to break gender barriers

REGINA — The mini-clinic was over and the kids involved were almost ready to begin trickling off of the …

Arizona Cardinals tight end Jermaine Gresham carries the ball after a catching a pass against the Seattle Seahawks in the first half of an NFL football game, Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016, in Seattle. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)

NFL to host women’s career development event in Phoenix

The NFL will host its second-ever symposium in Phoenix on Friday and Saturday to help develop the skills of …

Nadia Arroyo looks for a receiver during a scrimmage at flag football practice Friday at Palmetto High School. Tiffany Tompkins Read more here: http://www.bradenton.com/sports/article137940923.html#storylink=cpy

With sights on Title IX compliance, Manatee County begins first flag football season

It’s still winter at Bayshore High School and on the practice field, in the shadow of Balvanz Stadium, there …

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Why Would a Woman Want to Play Football?

OJ Jenkins refers to herself as “She”-zekiel Elliott. She stands about six inches shorter than her male counterpart, Dallas …

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mvp & rookies

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Versatile athlete and alum Emily Beinecke is tackling a new challenge.

When the Tufts University softball team won the first of three straight NCAA championships in 2013, Emily Beinecke, A13, …

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Football Player Wants more Women to Join the Huddle

A women’s semi-professional football player from the Poconos is hoping her story to victory will interest more girls to …

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Women Making History: Meet teen football game-changer Sam Gordon

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — At nine-years-old, Sam Gordon gained national attention with a video of her dominating her male …

College football player Harris will star in Toyota's Super Bowl commercial this Sunday

Female college football player Toni Harris reveals dreams of being first woman to play in the NFL

A female football player set to star in a Super Bowl advert this Sunday has said she wants to be the …

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