Watch as Coach explains and shows practice video of these receiver release drills. The 1st drill is a high-knee sync working the head and shoulders. Coach then demonstrates the stab, shave, and stack technique vs. […]
Watch as Coach explains and shows practice video of these DB speed and zone turn drills. Speed turns are a tool for DBs to use when a receiver breaks their cushion and is in a […]
By: Loren Landow & Chris Jarmon Originally Published in: All – Pro Performance Training Provided by: Human Kinetics Running backs and fullbacks are expected to have exceptional lower-body strength and explosiveness, as well as acceleration […]
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Is football for everyone? Watch as Matt Birk discusses what role football plays in today’s culture and why young people having to “pay a price” to play is a good thing.
95% of player issues can be fixed if your culture is right. Coach explains that football is the easiest part of what your athletes must deal with – the hardest part is life. Relationships, drugs, […]
Watch as Coach Rob Wenger discusses his process for teaching a field goal unit how to cover a short or blocked kick that is still in the field of play.
Watch as Coach explains and shows practice clips of this offensive line shoulder punch drill. This is a three-step rhythm block with the lineman executing the shoulder punch, working the defender up to the 2nd […]
Watch as Coach explains and demonstrates this pass rush drill: opposite arm, opposite leg speed move. The pass rusher plants the outside foot and steps through, pointing the inside foot to the QB, allowing more […]
By: Loren Landow & Chris Jarmon Originally Published in: All – Pro Performance Training Provided by: Human Kinetics The primary KPIs that scouts look for in defensive backs are short-area quickness, acceleration, and top-end speed. […]
Be the head coach of your position. Coach explains that no job is too small and encourages coaches to take ownership of jobs that they are assigned and try to be the best at it. […]
Watch as Coach Cesar Rivas-Sandoval discusses his tackling philosophy and explains the importance of using consistent terminology across your program.
Be Prepared. Watch as Coach presents 3 rules that will help you have an organized meeting with parents.
Watch as Coach explains and shows practice video of this wide receivers perimeter blocking progression. The drill starts out working on the approach, breakdown, and vertical punch to the bag. The shuffle involves breaking down […]
Watch as Coach explains that “what gets rewarded, gets repeated”. If celebration is only based on playing time and performance, you are missing an opportunity to help your players get better. Look for what your […]
By: Dan Gould & Cliff Mallett Originally Published in: Sport Coaches’ Handbook Provided by: Human Kinetics In the past decade, as easy access to networked digital devices has exploded, technology use in sport has proliferated, […]
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Teams that play man coverage usually overload the box. Use the TE in different formations to run the ball to prevent from becoming one dimensional.
Watch as Coach Mike Bobo explains why he expects 100% effort from his players 100% of the time. Coach Bobo also discusses how 100% effort does not only refer to play on the field, but […]
Watch as Coach explains and shows practice and game clips of these ball disruptions drills. He goes into detail for the Sack Fumble and Strip Fumble Punch drills.
In this Stronger Program Series Episode 5, presented by Rogers Athletic Company, we sat down with Dr. Brad Bates, Vice President of Collegiate Sports Associates and former Athletic Administrator at Boston College, Miami University, and […]
Watch as Coach explains how they create buckets for both ‘run’ and ‘pass’ based on concepts and play style that they use in game preparation. He shows an example of the run game prep, focusing […]
Watch as Coach explains the importance of keeping the feet moving when tackling. He created this tackling and fumble recovery drill to emphasize keeping the feet moving throughout the tackling process. The LB will tackle […]
By: Alan Stein, Jr. Originally Published in: Raise Your Game Confidence comes from an understanding of your own agency, your own influence, and your own ability to make things happen. Bob Rotella is a sports […]
In this Stronger Program Series Episode 4, presented by Rogers Athletic Company, we sit down with Brent Cummings, Head Football Coach and Strength & Conditioning Coordinator at Rockford High School in Michigan, to discuss: Enhancing […]
In this Stronger Program Series Episode 3, presented by Rogers Athletic Company, we sit down with Doug Gnodtke, Executive Associate AD and Chief of Staff for University of Michigan Athletics to discuss: How to Hire […]
Keep it as simple as possible while creating the illusion of being really complicated. Coach explains that they want to give opposing defenses multiple looks, but still focus on their core plays.
Work your special teams every day in practice after your stretch period. Coach delegates a 5-minute period everyday with full speed reps for the kick and return game. Once a week they work on special […]
Have your QB drills been adapted to fit today’s game? Coach explains that the amount of throwing QBs do in the off season has led to more throwing than ever before. They have changed up […]
Watch as Coach explains that offenses have done an elite job of evolving their strategy and understanding what a defense is trying to do. He believes that defenses should also evolve and do what their […]