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Special Teams Category

Podcast Week 3: Bobby April-Game Day Special Teams Management

Posted on September 10th, 2018

Week three of USA Football's Coach & Coordinator "The Game Plan" podcast welcomes two time NFL Special Teams coach of the year Bob...

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Bounce It For A Change!

Posted on August 24th, 2018

In few weeks your game number three and four opponents will see that you are running the same kickoff return every time. We will d...

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs: August 21-27

Posted on August 21st, 2018

We do have one more youth football offensive formation to install and it is the direct result of your request....

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This Kickoff Return Attacks Outside The Hashes

Posted on August 5th, 2018

This scheme is designed to give your Kickoff Return a chance to get started before a dominant coverage player in the number three ...

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Intelligent Kicking Approach To Training Camp

Posted on July 25th, 2018

Every team and coach is different, but try to sit down with him and come up with a plan of how often you will be kicking during ca...

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Keep Your Kickoff Coverage Simple

Posted on July 19th, 2018

The good news about your Kickoff coverage is you that you don't need to have a lot of them. Generally if you have your base covera...

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Get The Most Out Of Your Special Teams Practice Time

Posted on July 12th, 2018

Our special teams philosophy is simple we want to “flip” the field position, we want to play the possession as an offensive or...

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You’re The Offensive Line Coach So…

Posted on June 29th, 2018

The ability of the extra point and field goal coach to communicate the techniques needed to be sound versus a full speed rush is c...

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“Hip By” Technique Can Salvage A Punt Return

Posted on June 20th, 2018

It is far easier for your punt return unit to hold a punt coverage man up at the line of scrimmage before they get in space but it...

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Shield Punt Splits Are Critical

Posted on June 8th, 2018

You always have to have a starting point and your basic rules for alignments and splits. This short video explains our thoughts on...

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A Simplified Blocking Scheme for Rugby Punting using the Spread Shield Punt Alignment

Posted on May 27th, 2018

We have since evolved into a two punter rugby punt system.  We have a right footed punter and a left footed punter on our team th...

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs: May 15-21

Posted on May 15th, 2018

Only we get you 90% of the way home before you ever start adjusting your drawing so when the editing tool is launched in January, ...

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