Owensboro family designs & tests football helmets for teams across the country

08/03/2015 04:36 PM

OWENSBORO — Baseball may be America’s pastime, but football is its favorite sport — and it’s not even close.

From the NFL down to pee wee, players across the nation lineup on the gridiron across the nation each fall, but who provides the equipment teams need in order to play?

Gridiron Sports, and family-operated business in Owensboro, refurbishes and tests football helmets for players across the nation right here in Kentucky.

KSTV’s Bradley McKee packed up and traveled west to visit Steve Arnold and company to find out firsthand what goes into designing the gridiron lids.


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