It’s that old football coach that’s spent more time on a football field than you can imagine. Can you teach him some new tricks?
There’s nothing more valuable on your coaching staff than the guy who has 30+ years of experience coaching football. That old ball coach is a blessing. Continue reading “10 Tips for Teaching Old Dogs New Tricks | FBCP S04 Episode 21”
How do you watch game film as a football coach? Plenty of coaches are doing it wrong.
Learning to watch game film is a little bit like training a muscle. You’re going to have to watch a lot of film, for a long time, before you’ll start seeing everything. Continue reading “How to Watch Game Film Like a Coach | QC Episode 161”
Are you struggling in the Spread Offense?
Do you find your players aren’t quite getting the concepts? Continue reading “TFP 099: Simplifying the Spread Offense”
To be a GREAT offensive coordinator you must know what the defense is trying to do.
That means you MUST study the defense. Continue reading “TFP 098 – Jerry Gordon and Why the Under Front + Split Field Coverage = Domination”
There’s an art to working with football officials to get the calls going your way. Are you doing it wrong?
They can be frustrating. Drive you completely insane. Maybe take a couple years off your life. Continue reading “How to Talk to The Officials | FBCP S04 Episode 20”
Is Cover 3 defense a good plan for a Bend but Don’t Break Coverage? Depends what you mean…
I really don’t like the phrase “bend but don’t break” defense. But there’s a time and a place for it!
If your defense really isn’t expected to be very good, but your offense can win you some games… this might be a good idea. And the best coverage for it, is Cover 3. Continue reading “Is Cover 3 a Good Bend But Don’t Break Coverage? | QC Episode 160”
The Run and Shoot offense is a NASTY OFFENSE because the wide receivers will always be open. And the Five-Wide formation is NASTY because you spread the defense sideline to sideline.
So what happens when you combine the two? Continue reading “TFP 097 – Zach Turner and the Five Wide Run and Shoot Offense”
Here’s all the slant drills you need to get your 3-4 Defensive Line moving and reacting for effective run fits.
Getting that 3-4 Defensive Line to slant and attack without getting washed or kicked out can be tough. You’ve got to have a plan, and this is the technique to make that plan work. Continue reading “Slant Technique Drills for The 3-4 Defense | FBCP S04 Episode 19”
The Inside Zone Scheme is what most teams in high school and college hang their hat on.
It allows offenses to protect EVERY gap and to play the RPO game with the defense. Continue reading “TFP 096: Drilling the Inside Zone Scheme”
You might have been inspired by someone who coached you hard. What about the kids don’t respond to that?
Really a great question we’re answering on this week’s Quick Clinic. It’s from a young coach who’s questioning the best way to reach the kids who don’t like to be coached hard. Continue reading “Coaching Kids Who Don’t Want to Be Coached | QC Episode 159”