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Special Teams Category

Shield Punt Splits Are Critical

Posted on July 18th, 2019

We have attached a short video that emphasizes the importance of teaching and demanding proper splits as you install your shield p...

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“Hip By” One Of Many FDPB Special Teams Techniques

Posted on June 28th, 2019

There will always be times when the punt coverage player wins at the line of scrimmage and punt return player finds himself in a "...

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Special Teams Technique Help

Posted on June 20th, 2019

FirstDown PlayBook 2.0 Draw and Edit version also has each special teams phase organized by scheme and technique so you can find w...

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Special Teams Section Might Just Save Your Job

Posted on June 8th, 2019

The offensive and defensive section in FirstDown PlayBook exceeds anything else out there but it's the special teams section that ...

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Special Teams Game Changer…Literally

Posted on May 19th, 2019

Taking this special teams prepararion time off of your plate as a FirstDown PlayBook coach this fall is a game changer, literally....

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Kickoff Coverage Tips & Coaching Points

Posted on May 9th, 2019

Often, the first time a young coach gets to be in charge of the big picture is when he gets put in charge of a special teams phase...

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Keep Your Kickoff Returns Simple & Deceptive

Posted on May 2nd, 2019

When it comes to coaching Kickoff Returns our advice is to keep it very simple but also make sure there is an element of deception...

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A Special Teams Coach’s Dream

Posted on April 22nd, 2019

The best special teams coaches spend their time running down individual players whenever they can find them to coach them up....

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With Punt Return… First Things First

Posted on April 10th, 2019

If you are a young football coach you can bet that you are going to have special teams duty and the punt return team might just en...

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Attention Head Coaches & Special Teams Coordinators!

Posted on March 27th, 2019

This podcast is one that every head coach and special teams coordinator should listen to at this time of year before the chaos of ...

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Kickoff Coverage In Color

Posted on January 28th, 2019

We show you how we coach up our base kickoff coverage and explain why we think using color and a well drawn diagram is essential a...

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Special Teams Long Field Is Common Sense

Posted on January 20th, 2019

Anyone knows that you need a longer field canvas when you are drawing special teams plays for your football playbook. Anyone who h...

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