Among players and coaches, the consensus seems to be that their favorite period of practice is team. With the practice being tilted heavily toward team and group work, this magnifies the importance of your 10-15 minutes of individual time.
Combo protection is a half-man, half-slide protection. The running back is accountable to check release the linebackers away from the call.
If you are going to run down-field RPOs, limit your quarterback’s reads. Lead Zone is perfect for any RPO. There is no read on the run.
These basic principles should help all tight ends coaches. They should also help run-game coaches become proficient in the pass game.
Two things that must be determined when building any offense: What do my players do best, and what do we need to do to win our league?
Running the slot fade gives the quarterback more space to throw the ball to the receivers outside shoulder without throwing him out of bounds.
The Kansas City Jet Sweep is goal line misdirection at is finest. This version of the Jet Sweep uses the defense’s coaching against them.
In this Naked Flood play, the H-back and X and Y receivers flood the right side of the field while the QB and T-Back sell the run to the left.
The Dart play allows you to run ISO out of a one-back set and add multiple wrinkles as well. It is very easy to add an RPO or form of triple option.
The Buck Sweep allows you build a wall to keep the defenders inside, while your guards clear a path down the sideline for your running back.
The modern triple option, a.k.a. Zone Read Triple, meshes together the popular zone blocking scheme with the old school triple option.
The Triple Option featured here is your basic look against a 3-4, 4-3, and 4-4, and like other Triple Option plays, it uses misdirection to move the ball.