NFL Distributes Flag Football Kits

This image provided by USA Football shows a flag football kit, including footballs and flag belts.

The NFL wants to boost flag football participation by providing kits to a half-million youngsters.

A program being announced Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, by Commissioner Roger Goodell will supply elementary schools and after-school programs nationwide with equipment and instruction.

Six cities are targeted as focal points this year: Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Miami, New York and Seattle. Photo: USA Football, AP

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