Little bodies, big dreams at the Metro Youth Football league

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa. (KCRG) - The players might be small in the Metro Youth Football League but their dreams are enormous. Many have dreams of ultimately playing in the NFL and they are starting off with the fundamentals in the MFL.

Third graders play "modified tackle" which has them in full-pads but playing flag-football while the fourth graders are playing full tackle football for the first time.