There’s a lot of talk about what kind of formations you MUST use in the Spread Offense.
Some coaches say you need to use MANY formations, shifts, and motions to confuse the defense and gain an offensive advantage. Continue reading “TFP 81: Formations in the Spread Offense”
A new rule change institutes a mandatory Pop Warner 2-Point Stance. Is this a good idea, or the downfall of football?
The Quick Clinic isn’t the place for a whole lot of football coaching news. But this was newsworthy! Thanks to Scott for sending in a great topic that was out of my normal scope. I enjoyed looking at it. Continue reading “Pop Warner 2-Point Stance Mandate | QC Episode 152”
The Air Raid Shallow Cross Concept is one of the GREATEST Air Raid Passing Concepts of All Time.
But sometimes the defense KNOWS you are going to run it and they may stop it. Continue reading “TFP 80: Tagging the Shallow Cross Concept”
If you want to learn how to turn your program from worst to first, listen to this interview with Coach Rick Stewart.
This week’s podcast is an interview I had with Rick one morning at the AFCA convention back in January. Rick is an incredible coach and so much fun to listen to and learn from. He continues to take broken programs and turn them into winners.
In it we also talk about his offensive system and what he does to build trust and love within teams that are struggling to improve or even start winning games.
You can find more about Rick and his great resources over at allaccesscoaching.com
It pains me to say this…
…but defensive coaches are smart people.
They study the latest offensive trends…
…figure out what DRIVES offensives crazy…
…and put that plan into place.
BUT there are some trends I hope defensive coaches don’t use. And that’s what I talk about in today’s episode of Talking Football with Coach McKie Continue reading “TFP 79: The Hardest Defense to Face”
Is the defense catching on AND stopping your Pin and Pull scheme?
Do you wish you could READ a different defender in the Pin and Pull RPO to keep the defense on its toes?
Want to turn the Pin and Pull RPO into a Midline-type play? Continue reading “TFP 78: 3 Tags for the Pin and Pull RPO”
Mike Ballestero is a seventeen-year veteran filmmaker and an experienced football line coach based in the Los Angeles area. His media credits as both an editor and a producer span a number of networks such as ESPN, HGTV, Speed Network, Discovery Channel, and The DIY Network as well as work in independent feature films both in front of the camera and behind it. Continue reading “CLP Episode 30 – A Seat At The Table, an interview with producer Michael Ballestero”
You don’t need to have pads on when you’re teaching tackling to your football team. Find out how to get it done!
Teaching tackling to your football team and seeing better results on game day will done more for your football team’s winning percentage than anything else you can do. After all, this game is still all about blocking and tackling. Continue reading “Teaching Tackling With No Contact | FBCP S04 Episode 11”
Everyone loves the Air Raid Shallow Cross concept because it gets the ball to a play maker in space.
…there is always confusion on HOW to install the Air Raid Shallow Cross concept. Continue reading “TFP 77: How to Install the Air Raid Shallow Cross”
Do you go against teams that run a 4-4 defense? Do they spin down to a one-high safety? Do they decide to go man-to-man and say “Bring it on.”
And are you confused about how to attack them?
Then you need to listen to this episode of Talking Football with Coach McKie. Continue reading “TFP 76: 3 Ways to Attack the 4-4 Defense”