This week on What Up, Long Beach!? we discuss the state of high school football and why participation numbers in California have declined.
22:00 Moore League Fall Sports
23:00 High School Football Previews
29:00 Either, Or… Are You Superstitious?
33:00 Long Beach State Women’s Volleyball & Women’s Soccer
35:30 Fam Jam
Focus on head injuries leads to changes to high school football, declining participation * Long Beach Post
The sport of football presents a difficult conundrum. It is, on the one hand, by far the most popular sport in America in both viewership and participation. Last year, 71 of the 100 most-watched television programs in the country were football games.