Don’t go on a football field without cleats. That seems obvious, but it might not be so obvious that there are multiple types of cleats and getting the right cleat for you can make a huge difference on the field. Spending all that time in the weight room, on the practice field, and in the film room could go to waste if you don’t take the time to equip yourself with the right gear. First, let’s get a basic understanding of the different parts of the cleat that will allow you to understand each brand’s terminology and features when you go to make a purchase.
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