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Running On Empty – How To Keep Your Youth Football Team In Shape (Without Exhausting Them)

Posted on August 15th, 2018

As a youth football coach, it’s your goal to push your athletes to new heights but you need to be careful while doing so. Push t...

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Youth Football Linebacker Green Dog Technique

Posted on August 10th, 2018

Today's short video talks about the benefits of teaching your young linebackers the "Green Dog" technique that will allow them to ...

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FirstDown PlayBook Slide Show Helps You Teach

Posted on July 15th, 2018

One of the features we developed was the ability for a coach to seamlessly create a slide show to use if he or she chose to have a...

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FirstDown PlayBook Discounts For USA Football Members

Posted on June 4th, 2018

USA Football partner FirstDown PlayBook is the ultimate digital tool to find the football play calls you need for your offense, ...

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Gain A Numbers Advantage With Unbalanced Shoot

Posted on June 1st, 2018

The backside X will now step back off of the ball. This makes the X eligible to come in motion and now you have a whole new look f...

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Have A Pressure Plan For Your Boots Too

Posted on May 30th, 2018

When this kind of thing happens it's normally the more detailed of the two coaches who wins because the detail involves having a p...

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Pro Football Hall of Fame Coaches Summit!

Posted on May 10th, 2018

We are excited to announce that every coach that attends the Pro Football Hall of Fame Coaches Summit will receive a free one year...

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NFL Three Layers Of Play-Action Pass

Posted on May 5th, 2018

We saw several NFL teams use these two play-action pass plays and the unique thing about these plays is that they are actually a t...

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Coaching The Young Flag Footballers

Posted on April 21st, 2018

As you look down at your youth flag football team and realize that thankfully you are playing with a small football because a norm...

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Youth Football Spread Offenses Still A Problem

Posted on April 2nd, 2018

FirstDown PlayBook has created this video designed to help you youth football coaches who are being forced to deal with spread off...

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Play Action Pass Conflict Of Assignment

Posted on March 8th, 2018

Smart coaches who are really trying to develop quarterbacks still incorporate some of this in 7 on 7 to bring a long a young QB an...

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs: March 6-12

Posted on March 6th, 2018

We cannot take the foot off of the pedal now so first up on this week's FirstDown PlayBook installs is construction on your play-a...

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