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The QB Power Plays ball
The Complete Package
KnowledgeBall Launches QB Power Plays
September 9, 2008

Knowledge is power—and the secret to helping kids learn the fundamentals of the passing game. That’s the message from JJ Stone, president of KnowledgeBall, a relative newcomer to the sporting goods landscape. This past June the company launched QB Power Plays, an innovative training tool for young football players.

“QB Power Plays is the first-ever educational football in the consumer sports market,” says Stone. “It includes a top grade composite leather football featuring the passing tree, passing plays and offensive formations embossed directly on the ball, as well as the Power Plays Wristband Coach and sixteen Power Cards.”

QB Power Plays also comes with the Wristband Coach.

According to Stone, the genesis for QB Power Plays goes back to his days in youth football. “I spent a lot of time on the bench with other teammates because we had no idea of the basic fundamentals,” he explains. “I made it my goal to develop a football that would help bridge the learning gap for kids wanting to learn the game and transition into organized football. QB Power Plays is a great tool for up-and-coming quarterbacks, receivers and running backs, as well as people of all ages in their recreational football activities.”

KnowledgeBall has initially targeted sporting goods dealers, schools and coaches with QB Power Plays. Price points range between $46 and $48, and the company is also working on a junior size ball. “The response has been great so far,” says Stone.

He plans to put that to an even sterner test in January of 2009 at the Sports Licensing and Tailgate Show. There, QB Power Plays will make its full industry debut. “We want to put the product in front of all the majors,” says Stone.

 

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