ApplicationNo. 10427236 filed on 05/01/2003
US Classes:2/425, Sport headgear2/9, Face2/424, And face2/414, By interior pads2/421, Including helmet-retention means2/413, By fluid-containing cushion2/6.3, Having eye shield (e.g., goggles, visor, etc.)2/420, By plural-part rigging2/422, With article-attaching means2/411, Including energy-absorbing means2/412, By diverse laminae128/201.24Face mask, visor, or like face-covering means hinged to scalp covering means
ExaminersPrimary: Lindsey, Rodney M.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
AbstractA new football helmet includes: a jaw flap attached to the ear flap of the helmet, and the jaw flap overlies the sides of the lower jaw of football player; and a face guard connector which includes a shock absorbing member.
Field of SearchAnd face
Including helmet-retention means
Including energy-absorbing means
By interior pads
By fluid-containing cushion
Including adjustment for wearer's head size
For circumference of crown
And height of crown
Head protector (e.g., helmet, goggles, etc.)
Including eye, ear, or face protection feature
And eye, ear, or face protection feature