Choose the Best Football Defense for Your Team | FBCP S06 Episode 03

What’s the best football defense for your team to run? There is no ‘right’ defense, but there’s a right one for you.

Wasn’t planning to do this show, but it’s a good time for it. If your defense wasn’t ‘lights out’ last season, or if you’re just moving into coaching or rising to a coordinator position, you’re probably looking for that ‘right’ football defense.  Continue reading “Choose the Best Football Defense for Your Team | FBCP S06 Episode 03”

Thursday Perfect Practice Plan | FBCP S05 Episode 18

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”

Coaching Quarterback Fakes with Dan Gonzalez | FBCP S05 Episode 17

If your Quarterback fakes can freeze the defense, your offense has the advantage on every snap. Here’s how to make it happen. 

Coach Dan Gonzalez has been working with Quarterbacks and the passing game for a long time. He’s a true expert on the subject. So I asked him to get on the phone and talk Quarterback ball handling for this week’s Football Coaching Podcast.  Continue reading “Coaching Quarterback Fakes with Dan Gonzalez | FBCP S05 Episode 17”

Stacks in the 33 Stack Defense| FBCP S05 Episode 16

The 33 Stack Defense is one of my favorites. Fast. Aggressive. Attacking. Simple. The Stacks are a big part of that.

The 3-5-3 Defense, Georgia Military style, was the first defense I ever installed on my own. I’ve loved it ever since. Even when running other fronts as a base, the 3-3-5 Defense (or 5-3, or any combination of letters and numbers you want) has always been available as a change-up in our package.  Continue reading “Stacks in the 33 Stack Defense| FBCP S05 Episode 16”