Gamebreaker’s uniquely created padded & soft protective football headgear is molded out of the finest EVA rubber foam, supplying maximum protection from impacts and collisions. You can compare all the capabilities of the particular helmets you are interested in on the product pages. Ferrara immediately came up with the concept to encase football helmets with a number of inflatable pockets in order to cushion the blows a football player receives to lessen concussions. Neuroscientists at Ohio State University launched baseballs from air cannons at football helmets in order to simulate a kick or blow to the head such as a tackle. In 2002, American football gear manufacturer Riddell released a new style of helmet referred to as the Revolution.