Staying Focused After Injuries | QC Episode 179

Injuries happen in football. It’s a part of our sport, or any sport. When a key player goes down during practice, how do you refocus your players to get back to work?

It’s a hard task. Kids are emotional and… well, kind of over dramatic sometimes. But when there’s a significant injury during practice, how do you get your guys to get that fire back? Continue reading “Staying Focused After Injuries | QC Episode 179”

Most Important Position on Defense | QC Episode 177

What’s the most critical position on your defense? You need to invest your best coach on one specific group.

Are the force defenders the most important players on your defense? It seems like these are the guys that can really break your defense if they’re not getting the job done. Outside linebackers or safeties, whatever you call them – they’re critical. Continue reading “Most Important Position on Defense | QC Episode 177”

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”