How Long to Get Ready for the Season? | QC Episode 211

No one knows when or if the 2020 High School Football Season will start. But we need to be prepared. 

I’ve heard this question a lot – so today’s episode is not a response to one particular question. It’s a response to a lot of questions from a lot of places, and related to the pandemic that is affecting all of our lives right now.  Continue reading “How Long to Get Ready for the Season? | QC Episode 211”

CLP Episode 56 – Building A Wildly Successful Athletic Program: An Interview With One of California’s Most Successful Athletic Directors

There is no doubt that Vista Murrieta High School has been one of the most outstanding athletic programs in California year in and year out.  One of the men behind the success of the Broncos’ athletic program is longtime Athletic Director Ray Moore. Fore interviews Moore about the reasons for their success, and what goes on behind the scenes to build a highly competitive athletic program at the high school level. Continue reading “CLP Episode 56 – Building A Wildly Successful Athletic Program: An Interview With One of California’s Most Successful Athletic Directors”

Safety Reads, Empty Formations & More Mailbag | QC Episode 210

Now these are some good questions. Time to get back in a different sort of mailbag. 

Usually when we do a mailbag show, it’s just a huge collection of stuff that wasn’t enough for a full episode from my Twitter DM’s. Not this time.

This time it’s 4 questions from an email I sent out, hitting a little bit of everything. Here’s the topics… Continue reading “Safety Reads, Empty Formations & More Mailbag | QC Episode 210”

Jet Sweep Counters | QC Episode 209

The Jet Sweep is a great play, if you use it right in your offense. The big advantage comes from the counters. 

Today’s JDFB Quick Clinic question is a great one. It’s about running counters off the Jet Sweep motion. Probably my favorite reason to even put the Jet Sweep in the playbook.

In the Pistol Power Offense System, Jet Sweep is a fairly cheap play to install. You just use the same blocking as our basic stretch play. But it can have big advantages if you’re using the ‘counters’ we talk about in this episode. Jet Sweep make great window dressing!

This was a response to a listener question sent by Twitter. You can send in your questions for the JDFB Quick Clinic by messaging me on Twitter @footballinfo or sending an email to me at joe@joedanielfootball.com.


CLP Episode 55 – An Insider’s Guide to Coaching Interviews

Chris Fore gives coaches an “inside” perspective to interviewing as he shares many tactics and ways to help coaches win their next coaching interview.  He takes several chapters from his book An Insider’s Guide To Scoring Your Next Coaching Job to share in this 75-minute podcast about how to gain a leg up on other candidates in the field. Continue reading “CLP Episode 55 – An Insider’s Guide to Coaching Interviews”