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Defensive Line 101: Stance and Start Drills

Every linemen must have a great start and stance if they want to be successful. And as coaches, we must have a solid teaching progression to achieve that goal. In this article, you will learn how to do exactly that through these five defensive line stance and start drills. Part 1: Building ...

How to Stop the Run in Rural Football

This article will focus on how to stop the run in rural football. Specifically, we will look at the two Base Gap Control Defenses that we used throughout my 24 year career at Gold Beach High School. Our base coverage is Cover 3 with a single high Safety. I realize for many of you a single ...

How to Defend the Double Wing Offense

In this article I will discuss some of our ideas so that you too will know how to defend the Double Wing offense (or any big personnel grouping, like short yardage packages). In the mid 1980’s, when I was coaching NCAA Division III in Southern California, I watched the Colton Yellow Jackets ...

If-Then Play Calling from the Field

As an offensive coordinator, I was lucky to coach the game from the box. Yes, that amazing climate controlled pod where I had good lighting, room to spread out my call sheets, and see everything from a bird’s eye view. And there was normally a hot dog or two waiting for me when I returned from ...

The Five Keys to Playing Fast

Whether you are a coach that plays at a breakneck pace or one that wants to shorten the game and limit possessions, it is important to set expectations for your players on every snap. These non-negotiables will help you regardless of the offense that you run and whether you employ a no huddle ...

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