nahtorreyous t1_j8r6uxy wrote

Osprey. If anything happens to it, they will fix or replace it regardless how old it is.

Edit; also I recommend buying if from REI, if possible. They have a 12 month return policy, no questions asked. Their staff will fit you for the pack and add weight to it so you can get an accurate feel, before being on trail.


nahtorreyous t1_izno4hl wrote

>Soccer is why better for general health, and kids wouldbe better off playing that cot long term health than Football.

Look up soccer, hip injuries and CTE. You might be surprised.


nahtorreyous t1_iznnsxt wrote

I would bet it's their diet to maintain the 300+lbs. Most linemen drop significant amount of weight after their playing careers but the extra weight they carry for x amount of years has to take a toll.