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Detailed Coaching Points You Can Lean On

Posted on September 16th, 2020

Every FirstDown PlayBook play, defense and special teams scheme has detailed coaching points just like the ones you are seeing her...

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Use Varsity Offense To Teach Coverage

Posted on August 24th, 2020

If you are a defensive coach we strongly urge you to use the FirstDown PlayBook Varsity Offense to prepare your players each week...

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How Do You Teach Defensive Adjustments?

Posted on August 21st, 2020

Can you get on the board and fit your base defense up against any formation that the offense might throw at you? What about shifts...

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4-2-5 Defense? Yes, Right Here.

Posted on July 8th, 2020

FirstDown PlayBook is always evolving but if you watch this short video you will see how you can get to your 4-2-5 defense quickly...

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We Can Draw Your Defense Faster & Better Than You Can

Posted on June 12th, 2020

It's true. We can sit down right now and draw one of your defenses up in about 10-20% of the time it takes you to draw the same de...

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Nickel 33 Wham 3 Fire Zone

Posted on March 1st, 2020

We often think of defensive pressure as a way to get home against the pass, but there are other advantages against the run game....

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You Won’t Find This Anywhere Else

Posted on August 16th, 2019

We are including an example of the coaching points that you will find with every single play in FirstDown PlayBook. One more reaso...

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New Look Varsity Defense Coaching Points

Posted on July 12th, 2019

This video that explains how coaching defense and preparing for practice will never be the same because of this new technology....

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Youth Defensive Terminology Has Moved!

Posted on June 6th, 2019

We created a Youth Football Defensive Terminology section. If you are a FirstDown PlayBook youth football coach you will find thi...

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Secondary Coaches: This One Is For You

Posted on April 26th, 2019

This is a good exercise for both sides of the ball and the good secondary coaches take it for what it's worth and teach concepts....

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At Times The Front Must Adjust To Coverage

Posted on February 19th, 2019

Today we will take it a step further and explain why sometimes the coverage can take precedent over the front when adjusting to di...

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How To Use The Varsity Defense Section

Posted on February 7th, 2019

The most important thing to know is if you draw one scout team card in 2019 you are wasting valuable time that you could be pendin...

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