NFL Trains Better Dads

NFL Trains Better Dads

by Danielle Cotterman on June 26, 2011

Forever Dads recognized their 100th graduate of the NFL program…And no, we’re not talking about football….

The Nurturing Father for Life program has helped 100 dads become a better parent, and for the 100th graduate, Jack Webb, it has helped him to better communicate with his children.

"I’ve learned a lot about how to talk with my children and things like that, a lot about how to correct them because a 2 and 4 year-old’s kind of hard to correct some of the times, to figure out exactly how to do it, " said Webb. "And they’ve taught me alternative methods, you know, opposed to just whooping them or whatever."

His wife, Keisha, and their 2 children were in attendance at the graduation. She said, the kids may not understand now what he has done for them, but she knows it means a better tomorrow for their family.

"I’ve seen a big improvement on him, as in talking to our kids, he’s a lot better with communication," said Keisha. "And he doesn’t yell as near as much as he used to."

The NFL program is a 13 week training course designed to each parenting and nurturing skills to fathers. Each class provides proven, effective skills for healthy family relationships and child development. For more information visit

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