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?

This episode shares some strategies both short and long-term to get your players back on track. Whether during a game or in practice, you’ve got to have a plan to get the attention back on the task at hand.

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