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Special Teams Category

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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Using Multiple PAT Formations To Keep Constant Pressure On The Opponent

Posted on May 14th, 2018

As a staff and a program we take great pride in our Special Teams unit. We have achieved total buy in from players due to doing s...

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Punt Return Checklist & Starting Point

Posted on April 25th, 2018

One of the first things that becomes evident to a new coach in charge of punt return is that you are coaching defense at the begin...

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Kickoff Return Starts With A Formation

Posted on April 19th, 2018

Imagine trying to run a lead play on offense with your Fullback at 14 yards and your Tailback at 18 yards. No way right? Well if y...

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Special Teams Spring Cleaning

Posted on April 13th, 2018

Spring is a perfect time of year to slow down and take one phase of Special Teams and become a personal expert on what you want to...

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Have A Strength Plan For Your Specialists Too

Posted on April 7th, 2018

Strength and conditioning for kickers and punters is often overlooked. I believe that in order to be the best kicker you can be, y...

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