It’s never a good idea to make huge changes for your football team in the middle of the season. Not if you’re a Coach Simple, Play Fast, Win coach. It’ll just slow your kids down. Continue reading “10 In-Season Adjustments That Actually Make Your Football Team Better | FBCP S05 Episode 21”
Do you need help going up against Man to Man defenses?
Do you want to know the best way to attack a Two-High shell when you are in 3 x 1? Continue reading “TFP 128: Defeating Man to Man and Other Topics”
How do you get better pulls from your Guard in Power? How can you help receivers run better routes? It’s a 2 for 1!
The rare 2 for 1 question on JDFB Quick Clinic! Today’s questions are all about the Pistol Power Offense System and how you can get more by focusing on the details. Continue reading “Adjusting Power Guard Pull and Wide Receiver Footwork | QC Episode 183”
It’s Game Day! Here’s the full plan, from the end of school to the opening kick, to get your team ready to win.
Coaches are always looking for an edge. Or a solution to a problem (that’s what coaches do!). And the problem of starting slow, or starting fast, on football game day can be that edge. Continue reading “Game Day Itinerary | FBCP S05 Episode 20”
Many Youth Football Defenses are geared toward stopping the run. How do you adjust when teams spread you out?
OK this question goes all over the place. We’re talking about the 5-3 Defense against the Beast Formation. And against a Double Formation. There’s a lot happening here. Continue reading “Adjusting the 5-3 Defense to Spread Formations | QC Episode 182”
Get your 33 Defense Zone Blitz package ready to attack… in the right ways. There’s no guessing here.
The 33 Stack Defensive System offers so much versatility… but you need to know how to use it. That freedom can be a blessing and a curse. Continue reading “33 Stack Defense Zone Blitz Package | FBCP S05 Episode 19”
How do you shut down the best athlete on the field? There’s a few tricks you can use to minimize the damage.
High School Football has a big range of talent on the field. You’ve got guys who will never play a down of college football (and maybe shouldn’t have played any High School downs), against kids who are going to be in the NFL one day. The elite of elite athletes. Continue reading “Defending a Star Athlete | QC Episode 181”
Perfect Thursday, the last practice plan you run before Game Day. Here’s the step by step guide to get your players ready.
Perfect Thursday has been a long tradition in football coaching. But every program seems to approach it differently. This is the practice plan for perfect Thursday that has worked best in my experience. Continue reading “Thursday Perfect Practice Plan | FBCP S05 Episode 18”
Can you use the right blitz call to destroy a blocking scheme? Maybe. But you better be ready for the offense’s answer.
Is there a ‘right call’ for the defense to make in any given situation? Will calling that perfect blitz at the right time bring the offense to its knees? Continue reading “Attacking Blocking Schemes with Blitzes | QC Episode 180”
Do you want to run the Spread Air Raid Offense but are afraid of the wide offensive linemen splits?
Do you not understand the benefits of the wide splits in the Air Raid Offense? Continue reading “TFP 127: Split Those Big Boys Out There”