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Pressure Category

33 Wham As A Zone Read Changeup

Posted on October 24th, 2019

If you are looking for a little wrinkle that can be used on your call sheet for first AND third down this one might be one to cons...

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Fundamentals Within The Scheme Make Badgers Special

Posted on October 16th, 2019

The zone drop linebacker #56 understood to get underneath the slot receiver on the snap. Many defenders would have dropped out and...

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As Thorough As If It Were Our Tails On The Line

Posted on May 14th, 2019

Good defensive coordinators know that the defensive pressure can be applied but it has to be intelligently designed and coordinate...

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Nickel Knife 3 Fire Zone

Posted on April 18th, 2019

We call this pressure Nickel Knife 3 Fire Zone. It is one of over 57 different varsity defensive pressures in FirstDown PlayBook....

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33 Nickel Knife 3 FireZone

Posted on March 9th, 2019

SAM LB: ALIGNMENT: ALIGN ON THE POINT IN BUNCH. CHEAT LATE. ASSIGNMENT: PRESSURE OFF OF THE EDGE. ALLOW THE NICKEL TO COME INSIDE...

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Defensive Pressure Package New Look

Posted on February 23rd, 2019

Our FirstDown PlayBook coaches are still grinding as we attend the conference and we are focusing, in particular, on the varsity d...

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How Penn State Led The Country In Sacks

Posted on February 4th, 2019

Most do not realize that the Penn State defense ranked No. 1 in defensive sacks this past season. At an average of 3.62 sacks per ...

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This Snake Will Strike!

Posted on January 16th, 2019

If you can count to three and communicate, it's not nuclear physics. Your defensive front, Sam Linebacker and Strong Safety need t...

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USA Football Article On Double A Gap Pressure

Posted on December 29th, 2018

From college to the pros, defensive coaches just can’t quit the double A gap pressure. It’s a way of terrorizing opposing offe...

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Free Safety Fire Zone Rules

Posted on November 29th, 2018

Here's an effective third down pressure that we call Frenzy Fire Zone that looks exotic but can be made simple to all eleven of yo...

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Looking To Add A New Defensive Pressure Or Two?

Posted on October 21st, 2018

Any time we install a defensive pressure on FirstDown PlayBook the detail is off the charts especially when you compare it to the ...

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Youth Football Defense Changeups

Posted on October 1st, 2018

If your youth football defense has mastered your base fronts and you have begun to add a few pressures to your scheme then this ar...

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