Many coaches question how to break down defensive blitz patterns. There are too many different named blitzes, there needs to be a system to manage them more efficiently. Here is that system.
It’s important for football coaches, in particular, to understand how to properly fit a football helmet. The helmet is the first line of defense for a player’s head, and a properly fitted helmet can decrease the likelihood of a head injury.
The pyramid was born out of one simple goal we wanted to achieve: Keep the offense out of the end zone. While there are a host of goals worth shooting for, the ultimate success of a defense rests on the concept of preventing the opposing offense from scoring.
As the school year draws to a close, coaches are considering how they can make a big impact on the football program in the fall. By upgrading their football scoreboard to a ScoreVision multimedia scoreboard, they can make a major impact on the football program as well as students and the community. Here are 5 ways a ScoreVision jumbotron helps make this impact.
On this episode of Inside the Headset, we speak with Texas A&M-Commerce Head Coach Colby Carthel about his team’s 2017 National Championship season and what he’s been up to this offseason.
The US Navy SEALs have an axiom: There are no bad Teams, just bad Leaders. Former SEAL, Jake Zweig, talks about Leadership at its core and how we can apply it to this animal we call football.
On this special Memorial Day edition of Inside the Headset, we speak with Navy Head Coach Ken Niumatalolo and AFCA Executive Director Todd Berry about the uniqueness of coaching at a service academy and what this day means to them.
Retired Admiral William McRaven knows plenty about leadership and his connection with the game of football is strong. Football and football coaches hold a special place for McRaven.
Former Villanova head football strength and conditioning coach Jake Cox makes his student-athletes earn the right to utilize technology. Though they may be tech-savvy, student-athletes can’t use the technology until they prove they deserve it.
On this episode of Inside the Headset, we team up with the hosts of Run The Power, Brady Walz and Rowdy Harper. We discuss the importance of understanding the offensive line, our adventures in podcasting, and we even break out the whiteboard to draw up a unique RPO.
Easier reads and more avenues to run are some of the many advantages quarterbacks can benefit from. Offenses exploit these advantages through different quarterback read run schemes and RPOs. I am hoping to give insight into playing defense vs. this type of offense using a 2-high shell and split-field coverages.
The goal of coaching tackling is to get ball carriers on the ground in the safest way possible. “Devil Tackling” has given Duke’s defenders the tools to successfully complete that objective.