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by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 25, 2018

One of the first things that becomes evident to a new coach in charge of punt return is that you are coaching defense at the beginning of the play (at least you better be) and then you ...

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by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 24, 2018

Throwing the football out of two back formations with play-action while introducing 34 Bear fronts played with three different coverages fitted up against Bunch formations and then some...

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by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 23, 2018

For those of you who are following the progress of the FirstDown PlayBook Defense Builder, you know that the ultimate goal is give you as many matchups and combinations as possible and ...

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by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 22, 2018

Our suggestion is that if you have screens in your offense and we assume that all of you do if you coach at the high school level, incorporate screen blocking assignments into your cond...

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by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 21, 2018

As you look down at your youth flag football team and realize that thankfully you are playing with a small football because a normal sized football is almost as big as your quarterback...

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by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 20, 2018

Play Action passes are not any different than drop back passes when it comes to the fact that you had better be on the same page as your offensive line coach when it comes time to insta...

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by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 19, 2018

Imagine trying to run a lead play on offense with your Fullback at 14 yards and your Tailback at 18 yards. No way right? Well if you watch enough Kickoff Return units you will see it al...

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by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 18, 2018

Face it, regardless of what level of football you coach, time is not your friend and the FirstDown PlayBook Defense builder is being constructed to make sure you use the little time you...

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by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 17, 2018

It's a heavy defensive week coming at you here from the FirstDown PlayBook staff room. We have tried to incrementally install the new 34 Bear defense so that you could digest it as it g...

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