To become a great coach you need to reflect on the previous season. And since this is a new year (2019) then it’s the perfect time to learn from my mistakes.
(So you don’t make the same ones I did.)
On today’s episode of Talking Football with Coach McKie, we talk about the 3 Lessons I learned from the 2018 season. Continue reading “TFP 70: Top 3 Lessons From 2018”
Position coaches who want to move up the ranks are going to need to know more than just one position. Here’s how to accelerate the learning curve!
Most position coaches dream of moving up one day. Calling the shots. Whether as a coordinator, or as the Head Football Coach. Continue reading “How to Learn to Coach a New Position | QC Episode 145”
Coach Fore discusses 36 questions to prepare coaches for the next job of their dreams. Listen, make a list of the ones you need to work on, then answer them to help yourself prepare for that next interview!
EightLaces.org/Podcast Continue reading “CLP Episode 25 – 36 Questions To Prepare Coaches for the Next Job of their Dreams”
Every football coaches needs his own coaching philosophy. Mine is short… Coach Simple, Play Fast, Win.
You hear it on every podcast: Coach Simple, Play Fast, Win. But what does that really mean? Continue reading “Coaching Philosophy: Coach Simple. Play Fast. Win. | FBCP S04 Episode 03”
How do you adjust your 4-2-5 Defense to defend unbalanced formations? There’s 5 ways to do it.
We always come back to the question about defending unbalanced formations. There’s no single answers because there can’t be just one answer! Continue reading “Defending Unbalanced Single Wing | QC Episode 144”
How can you take the burden off the Quarterback in the Air Raid System? What personnel do you need for the Air Raid Offense?
This week’s podcast topic we go back to a fantastic interview with Coach Longo – who is the new Offensive Coordinator at North Carolina. As I work through my questions we will cover all manners of topics such as who his biggest influencers are and how he can keep his entire playbook so simple that he installs in as little as two days. Continue reading “PSSO S4E27: Special Guest Phil Longo And Chasing Space In The Air Raid Offense”
It’s 3rd and 6 and you’ve broken out in a cold sweat. You look down at your play call sheet and find the ‘Passing’ box. You think to yourself, “Do I really have to throw the ball? Should I run Inside Zone instead?”
Your mouth is drier than a laundry mat’s busiest day.
The fans are screaming at you. The play clock is winding down. And you are like a deer caught in the headlights. Continue reading “TFP 069: Three Reasons to NOT RUN The Air Raid Offense”
What is the most important resource you will need to rely on when building your game plan? How do you set up a winning Call Sheet and know what plays to run in your opening play script?
This week’s podcast topic is on the A to Z of building an offensive game plan. If you have never seen one developed this way, you just might not believe the amount of work that goes into putting one together. Usually a team of coaches do it together in a few hours saving you, the offensive coordinator, an immense amount of time planning. Continue reading “PSSO S4E26: 5 Steps A Great Offensive Game Plan”
Defensive Line Key Reads are the most important skill for your big guys up front to learn. There’s more than one way to teach it.
No matter what defense you’re running, your Defensive Linemen must read keys to be successful. If they don’t, you’ll just be running up the field and getting kicked out at will. Continue reading “Coaching Defensive Line Key Reads | QC Episode 143”