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Passing Game Category

This Requires Faking It

Posted on August 13th, 2018

Every time you call up a bootleg, a naked boot or a waggle pass play you are banking on the defense biting on the run fake. The be...

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Two Back Boot Passes Give You Flexibility

Posted on August 6th, 2018

We are focusing on the flexibility you have when you install your boots and waggles out of two back formations....

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Explaining The FirstDown PlayBook WR Splits

Posted on July 2nd, 2018

This short article we wrote awhile back that explains how and maybe more importantly why we coach the wide receiver splits the way...

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Screens Drawn With Run Blocking Detail

Posted on June 21st, 2018

Regardless of if it's a hitch screen, a jailbreak screen or a good old fashioned slow screen to the tailback the offensive line is...

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You Can’t Or You Won’t Stretch The Field

Posted on June 14th, 2018

The defensive coordinator is going to take note of not only CAN you stretch the field with your vertical passing game but also DO ...

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Slide Naked Answer Out Of 3×1 Formation

Posted on June 6th, 2018

You can roll the dice or you can incorporate a slide naked into the concept that at least gives your quarterback an answer if the ...

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Bootlegs, Waggles & Naked Boot Passes

Posted on May 23rd, 2018

We also wanted to take this our introductory post as we go into the Boots, Waggles and Nakeds section and define those three thing...

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Find 7on7 Ideas With Passing Concepts

Posted on May 18th, 2018

Good offensive coordinators will package these passing concepts into formations that hide the play until the last second by using ...

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All Play-Action Passes Now In Color!

Posted on May 11th, 2018

It drove home the point of just how valuable FirstDown PlayBook is to a football coach who is looking for new ways to throw the ba...

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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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Pre-Practice Spot Drill

Posted on May 3rd, 2018

Most coaches pick up drills that look good for developing players while at clinics or online. The effectiveness of that drill in p...

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Red Zone Play-Action Pass Install

Posted on April 27th, 2018

One of the things we often preach here at FirstDown PlayBook about a Play-Action pass is that you must make the play look like som...

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