Bring Ice to Practice and Games

Bring cold water and ice to your student athlete's practices and games. This simple precaution can help your child and other athletes in the event of an emergency.... Read More

What to Know During Peak Injury Season

Rest, hydration, and communication are key to avoiding injury during athletic activities.... Read More

Share Your Student Athlete’s Medical Diagnosis

Being forthright with your child's medical information is essential when your student athlete joins a team.... Read More

Safety Questions That All Parents Should Know

What are the safety questions that all parents of student athletes should be asking beyond can my child play or why isn’t my child playing?... Read More

The Can My Child Play? Safety Minute

I’m Marty McNair the Father and Co-Founder of The Jordan McNair Foundation. I’m also the author of Can My Child Play? “The Questions We Should’ve Asked”.... Read More

BlackUSA.News Morning Show: Marty McNair, Jordan McNair Foundation

Marty McNair joins the BlackUSA.News Morning Show to share Jordan's story and talk about the mission of The Jordan McNair Foundation. Read More

Education, Legislation, and Advocacy with Marty McNair (Jordan McNair Foundation)

Liz and Dan of the Polos & Khakis podcast talk to Marty McNair of the Jordan McNair Foundation about his work in education, legislation, and player safety advocacy.... Read More

PressBox’s Best of 2021: Best Legislation

Maryland was one of many states that forced the NCAA to finally (FINALLY. FINALLY!!!) take action regarding name, image and likeness rights for student-athletes. The legislature passed the Jordan McNair Safe and Fair Play Act in March, a bill that was later signed into law by Gov. Larry Hogan. Read More

Jordan McNair Foundation Partners with Maryland coach Mike Locksley’s National Coalition of Minority Football Coaches

The Jordan McNair Foundation announced Thursday a partnership with the National Coalition of Minority Football Coaches, which was founded by Maryland football coach Mike Locksley. Read More

Lifesaving Lessons Parents, Coaches Should Teach Their Athletes

The last month in high school sports was difficult to follow from a health and safety standpoint. Six high school athletes died in 17 days, all football players, all linemen. Now, a grieving father has a message that your high school athletes need to hear. Read More