This week on Inside the Headset, we are featuring our 2022 Regional Power of Influence Award winners in a roundtable discussion. The coaches discuss their journey, some of the mentors who have had an impact upon them, and some pillars of their football program. 2022 AFCA/AFCF Regional Power of Influence Award winners are: Region 1: Jim Kelliher, Abington (Mass.) High School Region 2: Rodney Saulsberry Sr., Whitehaven (Tenn.) High School Region 3: Dwight Lundeen, Becker (Minn.) High School Region 4: John King, Longview (Tex.) High School Region 5: Todd Sloat, Fall River (Calif.) High School Jim Kelliher has been the head coach at Abington High School for 49 years and currently sits fourth for career victories in Massachusetts history with …
Inside the Headset: Matt Myers
This week on Inside the Headset, we are featuring Kansas Wesleyan’s new head coach, and the 2021 AFCA’s NAIA Assistant Coach of the Year, Coach Matt Myers. Coach Myers talks about the new transition to head coach, the pressures of maintaining a successful program as an alum, and the impact the AFCA has had on his journey.
Inside the Headset: Mike Dovenberg
This week on Inside the Headset, we are featuring The College of San Mateo’s Offensive Coordinator & QB’s coach, Coach Mike Dovenberg. Coach Dovenberg was also part of the inaugural AFCA 35 under 35 class. Coach Dovenberg discusses his win against cancer, the unique experience and challenges of coaching players in junior college football, and where he gained a lot of his insight and guidance as a young coach in the profession.
Inside the Headset: Matt Perotti
This week on Inside the Headset, we are featuring Alderson Broaddus University’s head sprint football coach, Matt Perotti. Coach Perotti explains sprint football, discuses recruiting, and gives insight into how he learns more about the game.
Inside the Headset: Brian Bohannon [PODCAST]
This week on Inside the Headset, we are featuring Kennesaw State University’s Head Coach, Brian Bohannon.
Inside the Headset: Mike Minter [PODCAST]
This week on Inside the Headset, we are featuring Campbell University Head Coach, Mike Minter.
Forging Ahead with Fitzgerald
Current AFCA President, Pat Fitzgerald sat down and recounted his coaching journey at the 2021 Virtual Convention.
The Mack Brown Way: Constructing a Program Built to Last
Mack Brown delivered a powerful message on how to build a successful football program, at any level, during the 2021 AFCA Virtual Convention.
The 29 Best Thoughts Every Coach Should Absolutely Consider
Enclosed are 29 beliefs, thoughts and ideas that have accumulated over a career crossing five decades as a coach.
From The Super Bowl To High School: How To Be A “Pro’s Pro” With Trent Dilfer
Trent Dilfer took the time to speak at the 2020 AFCA Convention in Nashville about what he’s doing to build the success of a small private high school.
Dan Carrel Shares How to Develop Your Position Group [Virtual Clinic Series]
In this AFCA Virtual Clinic, Coach Dan Carrel shares his insights on how to better develop your position group by sharing his philosophy.
Beyond The Field: Making an Impact In the Lives of Athletes With Player Development
As player development has continuously evolved the impact that coaches are able to have on the development of young people has also become greater.