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How 'Rudy' the robot helps Brebeuf learn tackling
Sep 11, 2017 | The Indianapolis Star
“'Rudy' will never catch a pass, make a tackle or score a touchdown, but could become one of Brebeuf’s most valuable players. The remote control-powered tackling dummy is the brainchild of Dartmouth College engineers, designed to reduce injuries and simulate game situations.
"The 'Mobile Virtual Player' comes along at a time when concussion awareness is at an all-time high at all levels of football. Seven NFL teams used the 'MVP' last year and a growing number of professional and college teams are utilizing the technology this season."
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