How Do You Put On A Football Neck Roll?
A football neck roll is a protective piece of equipment worn by many players but one that is not required by rule. It is most often worn by defensive players–linebackers and defensive backs–and some special teams players. It provides protection to the vulnerable neck area and it is usually worn by players who provide the bulk of the tackling that is done on the field. Attach your neck roll to your shoulder pads. There are three sets of laces on most neck rolls that will allow you to tie it to the right shoulder, the left shoulder and the back portion of the shoulder pad. Once you have secured the neck roll to the shoulder pad you are now ready to fit it securely to your neck. Tighten the connections of the laces to make sure the neck roll will not go offline in the course of the game. Pull all the laces taut so the neck roll seems to become a part of the shoulder pads. The roll will sit up straight on the edge, providing protection to the wearer’s neck. Put on your shoulder pads. The