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Youth Coaches Category

All 5v5 Flag Football Plays To NFL Flag Regulations

Posted on July 20th, 2017

FirstDown PlayBook draws up all of 5v5 flag football plays to comply with the NFL Flag, USA Football and Football Canada rules....

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Get Your Kids To “See” What You Mean!

Posted on July 3rd, 2017

FirstDown PlayBook is dedicating Mondays to helping the beginning youth football coaches out there. ...

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4-4 Sting Youth Football Defense

Posted on June 9th, 2017

FirstDown PlayBook has added another wrinkle to our already robust 4-4 youth football defense this week by installing our 4-4 Stin...

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How Much Is Your Time Worth?

Posted on June 5th, 2017

The average hourly wage in the United States is $22 an hour. Every second you spend has value....

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I Just Volunteered To Coach My Kid’s Youth Football Team…Now What?

Posted on May 23rd, 2017

Summer has just begun and suddenly, it dawns on you that you volunteered to coach your son’s youth football team or your daughte...

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The Best Kept Secret For Youth Coaches

Posted on March 10th, 2017

Getting a players attention is one of the hardest things to do today. This generation is not like the old days where the coach wo...

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Stop By & See Us In Orlando!

Posted on January 26th, 2017

Heading to Orlando for the 2017 USA Football's annual conference this weekend? Make sure you stick your head in and say hey to us ...

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WristBand Sheets? Of Course.

Posted on January 8th, 2017

QUESTION: Can I print out wristband sheets for my players with FirstDown PlayBook? ANSWER: Of course! ...

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USA Football Offers Impressive Speaker Lineup!

Posted on December 17th, 2016

USA Football has assembled a very impressive list of speakers for their 2017 National Conference in Orlando scheduled for January...

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FirstDown PlayBook Varsity & Youth Sections?

Posted on December 16th, 2016

We got a question from a youth football coach yesterday. He wanted to know why we had two different sections, one for youth footba...

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Why It Is Important To Thank A Coach When The Season Is Over

Posted on December 12th, 2016

This is an ideal time for the players and parents to thank the coaching staff for all the hard work they have done during the seas...

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Get To The Edge And Fast!

Posted on October 29th, 2016

Other than throwing it there is no faster way to get the football to the perimeter than with the Jet Sweep. It is a play that scar...

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