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Time to Modify the Grounding Rule in Football

I have no dog in the hunt when it comes to Georgia- South Carolina football.

But as an offensive play-caller for 25 years, I can tell you that a good call works and a bad call doesn’t. 618 more words

Coaching Football

4 Man Surface Runs: Possibilities and Problems

One of the important things running teams can do is change the run surface of their formations.

I remember one year going back and reviewing tape from the previous year and realizing how little defense had to adjust to our formations. 446 more words

Coaching Football

QB Dynamics- "Could" Be an Issue for the Crimson Tide

I have been a high school QB coach for 25 years, and though I know ‘NOTHING…and I MEAN ABSOLUTELY NOTHING” about the QB situation at Alabama, I will tell you from experience that Coach Nick Saban and Coach Lane Kiffin are going to have to navigate land mines this season. 1,097 more words

Coaching Football

CLOCK MANAGEMENT:

HERE ARE THINGS WE DO- LOVE TO HEAR YOUR IDEAS!

WE NEED TIME RULES: ALERT
also called “Nascar/Code Red/ 2 minute O”

ADVICE: ALWAYS KNOW TIMEOUTS AND WHAT TYPE OF SCORE WE NEED. 314 more words

Coaching Football

First Practice Youth Football 2014

Today’s is our first youth football practice for 2014.  I am getting very excited.  Since our old team graduated to 7th grade Intermediate school football last season, we dropped back down in the KYA league and picked up a 10U / 3rd grade team. 279 more words

Youth Coaching

DEVELOPING PLAYERS

These last few and next few posts will be from my program handbook.

It has been a great learning experience to draw from all of the great coaches who have had impact on my development. 461 more words

Spread Offense

Teach Youth Football Basics

Your main goal as a youth football coach is to teach youth football players the basic fundamentals of football which are:

  1. Blocking
  2. Tackling
  3. Running
  4. Passing…
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Youth Football Coaching