Defense Category

FirstDown PlayBook Installs: January 16-22

Posted on January 16th, 2018

When we launched this digital football playbook on January 15 of 2015 we obviously felt like there was a need for football coaches...

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Tons Of Defense. Here’s How You Find It.

Posted on January 5th, 2018

There is so much defense in here if you just slow down and look so today we are suggesting that you take the time and look at this...

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Coaching The “Peel” Technique

Posted on December 28th, 2017

When you call a peel pressure there are details that must be coached up well on defense or you will have the offense's best player...

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More Than One Way To Adjust To Motion

Posted on December 17th, 2017

When we adjust to offensive formations and motions we will often give you several ways to do it. ...

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Ya Gotta Get 6 To The QB With This One

Posted on December 15th, 2017

Once that Running Back releases weak away from the pressure the away side Defensive End must understand to peel with the Running B...

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Under Saint Brings Heat Off The Edge

Posted on December 10th, 2017

When you dial this one up it is extremely important that you get home before the quarterback has very much of a chance to hurt you...

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs: December 5-11

Posted on December 5th, 2017

Here at FirstDown PlayBook we are staying focused on our Varsity section and building on a couple of areas we set you up with last...

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Call This Defense To The RB

Posted on November 10th, 2017

Call the pressure to the protection back. This way you will increase your odds of matching the pressure linebacker up on the back ...

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Defensive Pressure Detail Is For You & Your Players

Posted on November 5th, 2017

Our thirty years of football coaching has taught us that when describing something verbally or writing it out in text there is a t...

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College Game Is All About Speed

Posted on October 29th, 2017

What jumped out at us yesterday from the defensive side of the ball was just how much the defenses are relying on the speed of the...

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Motion Adjustments Don’t Always Have To Be Hard

Posted on October 21st, 2017

Sometimes the structure of the pressure lends itself to adjustments that are carried out easier than others....

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs October 17-23

Posted on October 17th, 2017


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