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, […]
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 […]
Watch as Coach explains the “who, what, when, where, why, and how” process he uses with his program and players and how he relates this to defining “Family”.
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 […]
Watch as Coach explains and shows practice video of the Illini Drill involving the Bigs. This drill involves an offensive and defensive player in a short, tight blocking environment with a ball being run behind. […]
By: Coach Mickey Marley Originally Published in: Game Ready – 52 Takeaways for Winning You know something I used to be really guilty of doing? I was guilty of taking life for granted. I used […]
In this Stronger Program Series Episode 2, presented by Rogers Athletic Company, we sit down with Katie Krasinski, MS, SCCC, Fitness Director at Structure House, a residential fitness center in Durham, North Carolina, to discuss: […]
Watch as Coach Joe Rossi discusses Defensive Line Blitz Movement and the importance of being able to adjust your stance pre-snap.
Watch as Coach Cesar Rivas-Sandoval discusses the Gator Roll tackling drill to give your athletes another option when tackling in open space.
If you want to live an elite life, then your life will be difficult. Coach explains that to be elite, you will separate yourself from the crowd. You will be critiqued and criticized, but inside […]
In this Stronger Program Series: Episode 1, presented by Rogers Athletic Company, we sat down with Doug Scott, Director of Strength and Conditioning at The Pingry School in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, to discuss: Efficiencies […]
Watch as Coach explains and a QB demonstrates this pocket presence drill. He recommends using live rushers so the QB will have multiple reps. Coach describes this as a ‘feel out’ drill where the QB […]
Kate Leavell explains that fear is a powerful tool that works as a short-term motivational tool but requires more and more overtime to be effective. Eventually fear does not work, as the recipient tunes it […]
By: John Klessinger Originally Published in: A Coach’s Manual Provided by: Championship Productions “Keep the discussion with your athlete and parents alive, but never forget that you are the coach, and you have your own […]