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Special Teams Category

Kickoff Coverage Techniques Show Up This Weekend

Posted on September 8th, 2019

Teaching your kickoff coverage players when to avoid a one on one block and when to take it on with a two gap technique is always ...

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Kickoff Return Front Line Technique

Posted on August 19th, 2019

This details how you can take three or four focal keywords to teach your players to emphasize this technique on the front line of ...

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Special Teams Factor Into Critical NFL Training Camp Decisions

Posted on August 11th, 2019

Putting together an NFL roster is a complicated thing. You are selecting you team at the same time that every other organization i...

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Keep This In Your Special Teams Back Pocket

Posted on August 6th, 2019

Most kickers take great pride in this kick. It's a lot like a chip shot in golf that some kickers can get to lay down right at the...

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Get A Little Bounce In Your Kickoff Return!

Posted on July 30th, 2019

We will detail up a bounce kickoff return that comes off of a pretty fundamental middle return scheme. This will help to keep cove...

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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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