Should You Really “Grind All the Time”? | QC Episode 175

If you want to get to the top of the profession, you’ve got to ‘grind all the time,’ right? Maybe that’s not the best way.

Great question and topic for this week’s JDFB Quick Clinic. One that I’m kind of passionate about. It’s the ridiculous #grindallthetime #nodaysoff stuff we see on Social Media all the time. Continue reading “Should You Really “Grind All the Time”? | QC Episode 175”

Should You Flip the Front With Your Defensive Strength Call? | QC Episode 173

Do you flip the alignment of your front based on the defensive strength call? Here’s few reasons why you should…

Strength calls are always a big topic of conversation. How do you make the strength call for your defense? Why do you make the strength call? And how much should it affect your alignment? Continue reading “Should You Flip the Front With Your Defensive Strength Call? | QC Episode 173”

3-4 Defense Slant Technique for Down Blocks & Double Teams | QC Episode 170

How do you teach your 3-4 Defense slanting Defensive Linemen to handle a down block? Or a Double Team?

One of the biggest problems you’ll run into with slanting defensive linemen, is getting washed when you slant the direction they want to take you. Down blocks and zone blocks can be a special problem for 3-4 defense slanting linemen.  Continue reading “3-4 Defense Slant Technique for Down Blocks & Double Teams | QC Episode 170”