Two big frustrations I had when I played was not getting the ball when in a good position and getting conflicting shouts from the sidelines. You know what I mean when you hear something like ‘you have to be there to support’ and then the next time you make sure you are there to support the player and the situation pans out differently and you hear something like ‘you have to fill the box’. 614 more words
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Since the New England Patriots won their fourth Super Bowl with Bill Belichick in February, he’s been busy overhauling the team’s roster. The Patriots parted ways with defensive lineman Vince Wilfork after 11 seasons in New England, and cornerbacks Darrelle Revis and Brandon Browner signed elsewhere. 1,214 more words
For the umpteenth time this week I was reminded how coaching is so much more than I ever thought it was when I first started. I would say one of the big changes in me since I began coaching is that I no longer assume every player who shows up for a session is ready, prepared and totally focused on improving as there is nothing going on in their life that is more important. 831 more words
I’ve got the coaching feeling back.
One thing I’ve experienced this past year and a half is going after your dream is not straightforward. Sometimes you can stray and become sidetracked with things that are not important. 999 more words