11-Year-Old Louisiana Football Player Breaks Down Gender Lines

Her coaches call her "Icebox": Just like a refrigerator, you can't move 11-year-old Kayla Johnson, they say. "They're just amazed I'm a girl," said Kayla Johnson, 11. "They said, 'Girls can't play football,' so I said, 'I'm going to show you better than I can tell you.'" Kayla, who plays right guard for the Harrell Rams youth recreation league team in St. Bernard Parish, La., is one of a growing number of girls mixing it up with the boys on the football field, but she stands out for her...Full Story
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