The Fun Gripper727 8.5" Fireball Sport Football is a durable composite suede material with foam matrix covering. Vibrant colored, embossed flame design in three assorted colors. Perfect spirals are the rule for young players. Great for backyard play or team sports, fun for all ages. Plays in all weather conditions. Easy for the smallest hands to grasp, catch and throw! Ideal introductory balls for developing player's skills and building confidence while learning the sport. Butyl bladder with standard inflation valve for maximum air retention.