Most people attribute a coach’s success on the field with such things as the amount of time they put in and the talent of their players. However, the honest truth is that it comes not only from the players and the coaches, but also from the people behind the scenes.
To gain an understanding of how analytics can help football coaches, AFCA Insider talked with Stanford’s Timot Lamarre. Analytics don’t add to a coach’s workload as much as they help remove less favorable decisions from his decision tree.
Perhaps the most talked-about play in Super Bowl LII, Philly Special is a trick play designed to get the quarterback into the flat to receive a pass. In the Philadelphia Eagles’ version of the play, it starts with Trips Bunch Left and ends with a spectacular fourth-down catch by quarterback Nick Foles for the touchdown and a 10-point lead over the New England Patriots headed into the half.
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The College Football 150th Anniversary reveals new logo for commemorative 2019 season.
Coach Chris Scott (SMU) joins the Inside the Headset Podcast to talk about making the jump from High School, to Graduate Assistant, to FBS Assistant.
The AFCA Technical Manual is now available for complete download for current AFCA members in the Educational Library on AFCA.com. The AFCA is also set to begin new weekly series titled #TechnicalTuesday to highlight Technical Manual Articles.
Spring football can be a good time to introduce new preventative measures. The novelty of new programming can be a relative distraction in the fall, but that is less of a concern during spring practice.
Learn the details behind this designed five-step drop, option play. The top keys to this play are playing off Viper, patience, and don’t forget the SNAKE receiver(s).
Utilizing smartphone technology and an intuitive, convenient app, HelmetFit saves coaches and equipment managers the headache of inflating each player’s helmet by hand while the player is wearing it.
A look at the similarities & differences between Power 5 & D3 recruiting; and everything in between.