The Latest Blogs and News from the FirstDown PlayBook™ Football Community

Friday Night Lights

by FirstDown PlayBook on Aug 28, 2015


You have busted your tail for the past eight months for this night and you can tell as you...

This Mistake Is The ‘Difference’ Between Winning And Losing.

by Gino Arcaro on Aug 27, 2015

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The number one lesson I’ve learned in 40 seasons of coaching is the danger of stereotypi...

Kickoff Return Front Line Technique

by FirstDown PlayBook on Aug 26, 2015

KOR Frontline Blocking

If you want to get your great Kickoff Returner started a good place to start is by coachin...

QB Power Read Series Coming

by FirstDown PlayBook on Aug 25, 2015

QB Power Read Promo

  Every football coach knows that football can get down to numbers. The game is set u...

Youth Defense Vs 7 Formations?

by FirstDown PlayBook on Aug 24, 2015

5-3 Mash V Double Wing

Even at the youth football level a lot of what goes into coaching defense is the ability t...

The Mental Prep Playbook of Bart Starr

by Anthony Lanzillo on Aug 23, 2015


Probably one of the most successful and effective quarterbacks in the history of the NFL w...

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  • BorneI coach in an extremely competitive 7 on 7 league in south Florida. A lot of the teams are coached by guys with NFL experience. When I take the iPad out on the field with FirstDown PlayBook on it I have NFL experience too.

    By Josh Borne

    Space Coast Elite 7 on 7 Coach

  • Quinn Gray…when I downloaded the FirstDown App on my iPad I was presently surprised that I had not seen it all. This app is absolutely amazing, because as an offensive coordinator on the Div. 1 football level you are always looking for new and innovative passing concepts…

    By Quinn Gray

    Offensive Coordinator/QB Coach, Florida A&M University, Former NFL QB

  • testimonial-imgCharlie’s background as an NFL Quality Control coach has served him well. 5000 football plays is a lot of plays regardless of what league they are from.

    By Dick Jauron

    NFL Head Coach Chicago Bears, Detroit Lions, Buffalo Bills

  • JanisCoaching Youth football is not as easy as it looks… Take advantage of his experience and knowledge of the game to make your job easier and your experience more fun. Charlie has already done the hard work for you by designing and using thousands of plays.

    By Janis Meredith

    Sports Mom and Blogger JBMTHINKS.COM

Thank you! And I love this app... it's all we use for our 7 on 7 team!

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I have also been coaching youth football for 14 years, and I use your app.

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