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How We Coach Our Receiver Splits

by FirstDown PlayBook on Mar 22, 2017

When we draw up pass plays we have to consider receiver splits but we also have to acknowl...

Maybe We’re Crazy But You’re Going To Be Glad!

by FirstDown PlayBook on Mar 21, 2017

When FirstDown PlayBook first set out to provide you with the "Build Your Own Defense" sec...

Deep Thinking – Part 2: Re-defining The Free Safety.

by Gino Arcaro on Mar 20, 2017

The Free Safety was no longer free. There was a higher cost to playing free safety. We re-...

It’s Really 630 When You Flip The Plays…

by FirstDown PlayBook on Mar 19, 2017

We break our plays down into so many different categories that you might not even realize ...

Route Tree Installations Begin Today

by FirstDown PlayBook on Mar 18, 2017

This one has been awhile coming as a lot of you 7on7 coaches and players have been asking ...

Playbooks 101: Keeping It Simple Stupid

by Anthony Stone on Mar 17, 2017

The question is: Why do coaches over complicate their football playbook by putting in way ...

Jen Welter

Welcome Dr. Jen Welter to the FirstDown PlayBook™ Family

Jen is a powerhouse in football and life, as the first female coach in the NFL and the first woman to play running back in a men’s professional football season. Jen’s mission is to make the game of football understandable, accessible and most importantly FUN for everyone!

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    NFL Head Coach Chicago Bears, Detroit Lions, Buffalo Bills

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