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Passing Game Category

Hot? You Better Know How.

Posted on November 6th, 2020

Goff and Cupp knew they were hot. The numbers clearly told both of them that. What was not clear was how the hot route would be ru...

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Read Man Vs Zone To Increase YAC

Posted on August 12th, 2020

When we hear people invoke the abbreviation YAC we worry that they think it's completely a result of the player's talent. ...

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No Release. No Route.

Posted on April 16th, 2020

Young receivers often struggle to get open vs. Press Man coverage. The reason being is that they lack a "tool kit" of ways to defe...

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Could A Fullback Be An Answer To Your Passing Game?

Posted on March 17th, 2020

We saw fullbacks and two back lead plays showing up more during this past 2019 football season. Why was that?...

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Monday Morning QB Asks: How Would You Read This Pass Play?

Posted on March 2nd, 2020

Assuming that all of the players on your offense are of similar talent level, how would you read this 3x1 drop back pass?...

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A Detailed Tight End Route Tree

Posted on February 27th, 2020

We can’t tell you the number of times we have been in draft discussions about a particular tight end’s role with no regard abo...

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Find Your Football Plays Quickly!

Posted on February 13th, 2020

Regardless of what side of the ball you coach or what level FirstDown PlayBook's powerful search engine is something you want to k...

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LSU Bench Stop Route Adds To Burrow’s Numbers

Posted on January 14th, 2020

As the game progressed however, Burrow showed us why he is going to be a good quarterback on Sundays as well as in national champi...

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Read The Snag High To Low Or Low To High?

Posted on January 12th, 2020

The FirstDown PlayBook snag concept area is pretty extensive. We include quarterback reads and coaching points for every play too....

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Tight End Hot Route Fundamentals

Posted on January 4th, 2020

Sometimes it is a case that the tight end doesn't understand he is hot. Other times the tight end knows he is hot but the techniqu...

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Tight Red Zone Hammer Concept

Posted on December 23rd, 2019

On this 64 or "Hammer" concept the quarterback is normally looking for the best side to read the high low as the X and the Z run t...

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Screens, Tight Ends & Fullbacks Dominate NFL TV

Posted on December 22nd, 2019

The death of the fullback has been greatly exaggerated. Who could have seen this coming, except for every older football coach out...

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