State Lawmaker Wants Less Tackling In High School FootballSpringfield, IL -- Less tackling in high school football seems almost impossible to regulate. But one Illinois lawmaker is trying to make it a reality. State Rep Carol Sente says students should only be allowed to tackle during one practice a week. She says doing so would protect athletes from having brain damage from repeated hits.
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