Super Bowl 51 rosters full of multiple sport high school athletes

For almost 20 years Tracking Football has researched the multiple sport background of football players across the nation. Year after year our studies indicate that the majority of professional and collegiate football players did not specialize in one sport during high school. Below is a summary of our 2016 Super Bowl L research: 88% of […]

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AFC Championship: High School Multiple Sports Participation

Tracking Football research finds that the 53 man rosters for the New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers are full of athletes that played multiple sports in high school. Our studies continue to prove that elite football players do not specialize. Click here to see NFC Championship research. AFC Championship Rosters: 88.7% – Multi-sport 50.9% – Track […]

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NFC Championship: High School Multiple Sports Participation

Tracking Football research finds that the 53 man rosters for the Green Bay Packers and Atlanta Falcons are full of athletes that played multiple sports in high school. Our studies continue to prove that elite football players do not specialize. Click here to see AFC Championship research NFC Championship Rosters: 90.6% – Multi-sport 54.7% – […]

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Bowl Game PAI Athletic Rankings

For two decades, Tracking Football has been studying the connection between football athleticism and track & field data. In that same time we have created 30,000 profiles of NFL/D1 football players that also did track and field in high school. This database has allowed us to create a proprietary algorithm that takes into account a […]

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All National College Football Award Winners Played Multiple Sports in High School

100% of 2016 college football award winners played another sport in high school. Nine award winners were track and field athletes, eight played basketball, one played soccer, one wrestled, and one played Australian Rules football. In addition seven award winners played three different sports in high school. Here is Tracking Football’s multi-sport breakdown of each […]

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All 5 Heisman finalists were multi-sport athletes in high school

While many people assume that we are in an “age of sport specialization,” Tracking Football’s research shows that over 80% of current Division 1 football scholarship recruits played another sport in high school. The Heisman Trophy Finalists are no exception and not one of them “specialized” during high school. Actually three of the finalists were three […]

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Tracking Football’s data appears in Daily Record-News

Discussion of two-sport athlete, Kent McKinney Jr. Article by Ryan Kuhn and photo credit Bryan Myrick http://www.dailyrecordnews.com/sports/kent-mckinney-jr-thrives-as-a-two-sport-athlete-for/article_022307c3-8b4d-5b21-b19c-f221421b8f66.html

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Tracking College Football Games – Week 8

Tracking Football has researched the recruiting classes of all 129 FBS football programs since 2014. For week eight of the college football schedule we are featuring 10 games and providing a variety of recruiting trend information on our @TrckFootball Twitter account. All games are listed below: Teams that have recruited athletes with higher Player Athletic Index […]

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Tracking College Football Games – Week 7

Tracking Football has researched the recruiting classes of all 129 FBS football programs since 2014. For week seven of the college football schedule we are featuring 10 games and providing a variety of recruiting trend information on our @TrckFootball Twitter account. All games are listed below: Teams that have recruited athletes with higher Player Athletic Index […]

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