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Passing Game Category

Know The Coverage? Attack It.

Posted on September 6th, 2020

We sometimes worry that we have so much information in FirstDown PlayBook that some of it gets overlooked. Coverage Beaters is one...

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Smash Concepts From Double Bunch

Posted on September 5th, 2020

As an offensive coordinator you have to understand that defenses study splits and use it to your advantage. Here's one way to get ...

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Stretch Them But Have An Answer If It’s Covered

Posted on August 26th, 2020

Stretch them vertically all you want (or as long as your quarterback and offensive line will allow you) but always have an answer ...

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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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Not All “Mesh” Concepts Are Created Equally

Posted on August 9th, 2020

It is important, however, to understand the difference in a Shallow Cross concept and a Drive mesh concept. ...

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Youth Football Chalk Talk #10: Passing Game

Posted on July 28th, 2020

FirstDown PlayBook will host our tenth and final Youth Football Chalk Talk Wednesday night at 9:00 ET. We will focus exclusively o...

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Devil’s In The Details & The Devil Can Hurt

Posted on July 18th, 2020

This passing game play is simple in some ways but the devil is in the details. Without the proper coaching and QB reads the "devil...

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Flag Football Curl Flat: A Good Place To Start

Posted on June 14th, 2020

Here is a very basic example of how you can teach your flag football players a sound principle that will carry over to 7on7 footba...

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Cross Them Up In The Red Zone

Posted on June 13th, 2020

Good defenses will work on fighting over the top and zoning off of the crossers so it’s good to have a change up or two on your ...

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Get Your Young QB To The Edge

Posted on May 9th, 2020

As I have been watching a lot more high school and youth football video over the years I have become a fan of the sprint out passi...

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FirstDown PlayBook Passing Game Concepts

Posted on May 6th, 2020

FirstDown PlayBook recognizes there are different learning styles. You will see how we have most of them covered in your Varsity P...

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Beating Press Coverage With Technique

Posted on April 30th, 2020

After he expands the Corner, he opens up a window for the curl and does an excellent job of using his upper body and lower body at...

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