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Youth Football Programs


Are you interested in teaching your students how to play flag football this spring? The Houston Texans FLAG-in-Schools spring program teaches the fundamentals of NFL FLAG to your elementary and middle school kids in a new and fun way. Register your school now for a virtual training session led by former Texans Legends, Cecil Shorts III and Fred Weary, and an opportunity to receive a flag football kit including flag belts, footballs, and P.E. Flag curriculum.

Youth Football Camp

Youth Football Camp is an exciting opportunity in the summer where campers, ages 6-14, can hang out with a Houston Texans player and learn all things tackle or flag football directly from USA Football certified coaches in the official Texans practice facility!

Coaches Academy presented by Academy

Youth Coaches Academy and Coaches Academy presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors are led by top Houston area coaches where youth, middle, and high school coaches have the opportunity to visit with former Texans players and learn about the latest in player safety for free. Youth football coaches will also have the opportunity to earn their USA Football certification and at the conclusion of the training, all coaches have the opportunity to apply for a grant for their football team or league!

Houston Texans Flag Football with the YMCA

Flag football is the most fun, non-contact sport your child can play!
Register now to be a part of the YMCA's NFL flag football program with different leagues available for children of all ages.

Houston Texans Showcase League

This year, the Texans supported the All American Youth Football & Drill Team in North Houston as part of the Showcase League program. Through the program, the Texans reached more than 1,700 young athletes and 300 coaches by sponsoring Heads Up Football training and certification and visiting games with Heads Up Football Ambassadors and Texans Ambassadors Richmond Webb and Steve Slaton. Two teams from this league were selected to participate in the Youth Football Classic, an on-field scrimmage that took place during halftime of the Texans State of Football game presented by Verizon in August.