Updated: Mar 29, 2020
With technology rapidly advancing and the implementation of robotic practice dummies: What’s next for the world of American Football?
Could the rise of Virtual Reality be the next best thing integrated into preparation?
Creating virtual simulations of live game will reduce injuries by decreasing the amount of impact, increase the progress of younger players, and positively impact overall performance of athletes; by cultivating high speed mental repetition while resting the body.
Sure! There isn't much practical advantage overall physically, so athletes will still have to hit the gridiron to sharpen their tools.
But hey, the mental aspect of the game is drastic.
Let's keep our eye on this over the next couple seasons to see where it goes.