What is a football visor used for?

Answer The football visor is a clear shield made of shatterproof polycarbonate plastic that attaches to the helmet. It is worn to prevent facial injuries and to keep grass and dirt out of a player's eyes.... Read More »

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What Is the Purpose of a Football Helmet Visor?

Modern American football helmets are made of hard plastic lined with thick cushioning to protect the heads of football players. Helmets also have a standard chinstrap and face mask. Visors can be a... Read More »

What visor fits on a Revolution football helmet?

The visors from major visor brands such as Oakley, Under Armour and Leader fit on most Riddell Revolution football helmets. These visors will not fit on the Revolution Short Open, G-2B or Long Open... Read More »

How do i get a prescription visor for football?

A football visor snaps over the grill of the face mask to reduce the glare and intensity of sunlight while playing. In general, most youth, college and professional sports leagues allow the use of... Read More »

What is the material used for the outside of a football?

Although footballs are often referred to as "pigskin," they usually are made from cowhide leather. Wilson Sporting Goods, which has manufactured the official NFL footballs since 1941, uses an exclu... Read More »