Guardian Caps

Reducing impact, one hit at a time

Football Guardian Caps

The Guardian Cap is the leading soft-shell helmet cover engineered for impact reduction. It brings padded, soft-shell technology to the outside of the decades old hard-shell football helmet and reduces impact up to 33%.

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July 24, 2018

Sacred Heart-Griffin Football Outfits All Players with Guardian Caps

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., July 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — After implementing the padded helmet covers for their interior linemen during the 2017 season, Sacred Heart-Griffin High School will outfit all football players with Guardian Caps for the 2018 season. The Guardian Cap is an external padded cover for football helmets that reduces the force of blows to […]

August 11, 2018

What’s up with the weird helmets?

“The NFL and the NCAA have made a lot of rule changes over the past few years in an effort to increase player safety. Two-a-day practices are a thing of the past as of last year. Tackling all the way to the ground is not something many programs practice on a regular basis. So it […]

August 3, 2018

LOOK: Texas players using helmet padding to reduce risk

“The Texas Longhorns are now requiring offensive linemen, defensive linemen, and linebackers to wear a protective padding sleeve on the outside of helmets… The padded caps look like those provided by Guardian, which are supposed to reduce the force of impact by as much as 33 percent, according to the supplier. In hot weather, the […]