USA Football today announced the kickoff of its League Affiliation membership offering, uniting all members of America’s youth football community through innovative resources and educational programs available at  

League Affiliation earns USA Football membership for entire leagues at $5 per coach and player. USA Football’s  coaching education, coach, parent and player instructional resources, player health and safety information and more ensure a positive football experience for  all who comprise America’s youth football family.  

USA Football, the sport’s national governing body, is the official and exclusive youth football development partner of the NFL, the NFL Players Association and each of the league's 32 teams.  

USA Football member benefits through League Affiliation include the following:


 For  Coaches: 

USA Football’s age-appropriate Player Progression Development  Model curriculum 

- Film Room (coach-instructional video) 

- Drills Library (more than 150 drills computer-animated, organized by player  position and age) 

- Practice Planner tool for practice  organization 

- Click ’n Create Playbook 

- NFL Films Video  Library (techniques by position) 

- Certified Tackle Coach Course/Recertification Quiz 

- Certified Flag Coach Course  

- myCOACH’s Page (football social network)  


 For Players: 

- USA Football’s age-appropriate Player Progression Development Model curriculum 

- Film Room (player-instructional video) 

- Drills Library (more than 150  drills computer-animated, organized by player position and age)  

- Player development resources by position and skill  

- Rules Interpretation 

- NFL Films Video Library (techniques by position)  

- Picture and Photo Sharing  

- Member Certificate 

- myPLAYER’s Page (football social network) 



League Affiliation also provides cost-saving  features, including subsidies for adult volunteer background checks, league  website and online registration solutions and affordable league insurance  policies. In addition, the all-inclusive membership offering gives leagues a  direct relationship with USA Football, the NFL, its teams and the NFL Players  Association. 


About USA Football  USA Football, the sport's national governing body, hosts more  than 80  football training events annually offering education for coaches and game  officials, skill development for players and resources for youth football league  commissioners. The independent non-profit is the official youth football development partner of the NFL Players Association, the NFL, and its 32 teams. 


USA Football manages U.S. national teams within the sport for international competition and provides $1 million annually in equipment grants and subsidizes youth league volunteer background checks. Endowed by the NFL and NFLPA in 2002 through the NFL Youth Football Fund, USA Football is chaired by former NFL team executive Carl Peterson. 

Coaching Experience Survey from USA Football

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The Northern Rocket Football League is cooperating with USA Football in their efforts to continually update and improve their offerings to their members.  They are seeking information on youth football parent's experiences with their players’ coaches and have designed a brief survey to help  collect that information.  The survey should take 10-15 minutes and the link is  given below.  Your cooperation in this matter is appreciated and all feedback  will be treated in a confidential manner.  Thanks. 




Survey link:


The NRFL and surrounding football leagues take Safety extremely seriously; read about our views and visions for how to keep our sport safe: USA Football Saftey