Philly Special

X’s & O’s: Philly Special

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.

Introducing This Year’s Newest Useful Coaching Ideas

The AFCA Technical Manual is now available for complete download for current AFCA members in the Educational Library on The AFCA is also set to begin new weekly series titled #TechnicalTuesday to highlight Technical Manual Articles.