Following their passion, women go far to play flag football
April 7, 2021
FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — From a distance, it looks like college kids in sweat clothes tossing a football around on a campus green space.
Draw closer, and it's apparent this is no sandlot game.
A coach is explaining routes he wants receivers to run on a play he calls "Bingo." Then he tells his quarterbacks to make quicker decisions. Next he demonstrates how a receiver in motion sets up as a blocker next to the center and the running back takes a handoff and heads for a hole that should open on the left side.
The women Jaison Jones is coaching listen intently and ask lots of questions. More th...