Staph infection turf study yields insight in coronavirus survivability on fields

May 12, 2021

New Research Paper Documents Survival of Staphylococcus aureus applied to Poa pratensis L. and synthetic turf

April 6, 2021

EPA - Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19

May 1, 2020

2019 Football Cleat Models Traction Report

August 12, 2019

The 2019 Football Cleat Models Traction Report includes traction data from twelve 2019 football cleat models measured on Kentucky bluegrass, bermudagrass, and FieldTurf Revolution.

NFL - NFLPA Release 2019 Helmet Poster

June 13, 2019

The NFL and NFLPA recently released their helmet safety research findings for the 2019 season.

NFL - NFLPA Release 2019 Cleat Poster

June 13, 2019

The NFL and NFLPA recently released their cleat safety research findings for the 2019 season.

New Research Paper - Higher Rates of Lower Extremity Injury on Synthetic Turf Compared With Natural Turf Among National Football League Athletes: Epidemiologic Confirmation of a Biomechanical Hypothesis

November 26, 2018

New Research Paper - Synthetic Turf: History, Design, Maintenance, and Athlete Safety

September 26, 2018

2017 Football Cleat Traction Report

September 19, 2017

Putting Your Best Foot Forward

February 22, 2017

Traction research benefits athletes at all levels.

Penn State turf paved graduate's path to Super Bowl

February 2, 2017

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Collin Meyers, a 2010 graduate of the turfgrass science program in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences, will accompany the Atlanta Falcons as they take the field at the Super Bowl in Houston on Sunday.

Protecting Feet, Ankles, and Knees with Appropriate Shoes

February 1, 2017

The NFL, in partnership with the NFL Players Association, has developed this video that summarizes important information for football players as they choose their on-field shoes. For the last eight years, bioengineering experts advising the NFL’s Musculoskeletal Committee have been collecting and analyzing scientific and medical data to provide information to clubs’ medical and equipment staffs so they can help players make informed choices about the shoes they wear.