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Choosing A Field Goal Block For Your Young Kicker

Posted on June 29th, 2020

Youth kickers should take advantage of a two-inch tee for both field goals and kickoffs. Once in high school, the tee will depend ...

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Two Steps Mean Less Is More

Posted on April 26th, 2020

The 2 step kicking approach allows you to be more efficient to the ball as well as several other benefits we will point out....

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Two Eyes Are Better Than One Leg

Posted on April 5th, 2020

The Better You Are With Your Eyes, The Better Your Chance Of Making The Kick! You will make a lot of kicks if you are good with yo...

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Have A Strength Program For Your Specialists Too

Posted on February 26th, 2020

Kicking is one explosive movement. Train like an athlete through explosive movements. Weight training, Sprints, Box-Jumps, Agility...

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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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It’s Practice Period 5. Do You Know Where Your Kickers Are?

Posted on October 9th, 2018

FirstDown PlayBook and USA Football sat down with Taylor Mehlhaff who has been a kicker or has coached specialists pretty much all...

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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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Move That Ball Back 15!

Posted on May 21st, 2015

It is a whole new world in the NFL. Anyone who is shrugging off the latest rule change that moves the ball back to the 15 yard lin...

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Mid-Season Thoughts…

Posted on October 13th, 2014

By guest blogger Taylor Mehlhaff When you reach that mid-season point of the season, it is always beneficial to sit back and do an...

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