What It Is
The Easy-Grip Football is made of a rubber material that makes it easy to grip, catch, and throw. This football is softer than a standard football making it ideal for younger kids. This softer material can also remove the fear of getting hit by the ball that many younger kids have. Although not age graded, TTPM thinks this is appropriate for ages 3 and up. From American Educational Products.
Is It Fun?
Everybody wants to make those great one-handed catches like New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. The Easy-Grip Football's unique triangle-shaped pattern makes it easy to grip, catch, and throw. The rubber football has give almost like a kickball so it is easy to squeeze and easy to catch. It's also ideal for younger kids and rookies who may have a fear of getting hit by the ball.
Who It’s For
This is not age-graded but we'd say it is safe for ages 3 and up. We recommend this especially for younger kids who are just learning to play and may be afraid of getting hit by the ball. This will also be fun for older players who want to make fancy catches when playing in the backyard or the park. The unique design, soft texture, and overall easy-catch factor of the Easy-Grip Football make it fun for the whole family.
What To Be Aware Of
The Easy-Grip Football is made of an inflatable foam resin and coated with rubber for a unique and soft feel. The ball is without seams and features a unique triangle-shaped pattern to improve catching and throwing ability. It's very soft and easy to catch, throw, and, of course, grip. Although the one shown in the TTPM video is purple, the Easy-Grip Football from American Educational Products comes in a variety of colors. Each is sold separately.