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Sam Gordon Kicks Off First All-Girls Full Contact Football League

The Utah Girls Tackle Football League tackled gender barriers when it allowed young girls to play contact football beginning May 23. The Salt Lake Cit... Read More »

Karlie Harman and Sam Gordon Join 'Like a Girl' Campaign

During the flag football championships in the week leading up to Super Bowl XLIX, football players Karlie Harman and Sam Gordon sat down with Always t... Read More »

Top 5 Moments for Women of Super Bowl XLIX

1. P&G's ad asked, "When did doing something 'like a girl' become an insult?" Though many people had seen P&G's #LikeaGirl campaign when it was first... Read More »

Our Favorite 11-Year-Old Girl Football Player Sam Gordon Reporting Live from Super Bowl XLIX for MAKERS

It's Game Day! Sam Gordon Reports Live from Arizona And the Patriots win! Sam Gordon reports from the stadium: Our #SuperBowl correspondent re... Read More »

These Athletes Prove #GirlsLoveFootball

14-year-old Karlie Harman started out playing soccer and basketball. But after she placed first in an NFL Punt, Pass, and Kick competition, she told h... Read More »

This Mississippi Homecoming Queen Is Also a Varsity Football Player

For her September homecoming, Mississippi high school senior Mary Kate Smith planned two outfits: first, she wore a glittery white mermaid-tailed dres... Read More »

New Footage of 11-Year-Old Sam Gordon Racing Past the Boys in Football

After taking a break to join the Olympic Development Program for soccer, Sam Gordon is back on the football field, dodging boys and making touchdowns.... Read More »

Football Star Sam Gordon is Back on the Field

Football star Sam Gordon is back on the field, trying out for youth tackle football after spending the last year focusing on soccer. "She made the sta... Read More »

The 2014 MAKERS Conference: Tim Armstrong Interviews Sam Gordon

At the 2014 MAKERS Conference, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong sat down with 11-year-old football star Sam Gordon and her father Brent Gordon. Watch their disc... Read More »

Women Breaking Ground in Football

For a sport that's widely regarded as men-only, football has seen a fresh development of women blazing the field. From Lauren Silberman's unprecedente... Read More »