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Youth Football Defense Category

Congrats You’re The All Star Coach! You’re On The Clock.

Posted on November 7th, 2019

You hear you're the all star team coach on November 5 and the game is going to be played on Thanksgiving week. You have around thr...

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Youth Pressure Vs Unbalanced Formations

Posted on October 14th, 2019

We suggested that he get a base defense that is solid to overload side and maybe include one pressure that he could use back to th...

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Youth Football Defense Is About Numbers Too

Posted on September 26th, 2019

Some youth leagues require the defense to play two deep safeties. (The league commissioner must be an offensive coach) This sectio...

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Youth Football Pirate Stunt

Posted on August 31st, 2019

Even at the youth level the pirate stunt can provide a nice simple changeup to prevent an offense from pounding you in the weak si...

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Shutting Down The Youth Football Spread Offense

Posted on August 9th, 2019

This short blog will surely elicit anger from youth football coaches who are pretty sure they are coaching the next nine year old ...

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Youth Football Unbalanced Formations & How To Defend Them

Posted on July 15th, 2019

Tomorrow night we will spend the entire Youth Football Chalk Talk focusing on youth football unbalanced formations and how to line...

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Youth Football 5-3 Bear Strong Up The Middle

Posted on July 14th, 2019

Wel take you to a very popular video that explains your 5-3 Bear youth football defense and why you might want to consider it this...

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Youth Football 53 Defense

Posted on June 26th, 2019

Nine times out of ten any youth football defense that you choose to run or that you will face is going to have eight or nine defen...

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Help Your Youth Football Corners Out With Contain

Posted on June 9th, 2019

Making defensive corners tackle isn't exclusive to youth football. Many a NFL game plan has been predicated on making the corner t...

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Youth Defensive Terminology Has Moved!

Posted on June 6th, 2019

We created a Youth Football Defensive Terminology section. If you are a FirstDown PlayBook youth football coach you will find thi...

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Youth Football Chalk Talk Premiers Tomorrow Night!

Posted on June 3rd, 2019

Tomorrow night is a pretty big deal around here as FirstDown PlayBook will launch our Youth Football Chalk Talk at 9:00 EST....

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Youth Football 6-2 Defense vs 4-4 Defense

Posted on May 17th, 2019

Today's video breaks down the slight difference in a youth football 6-2 Defense and the 4-4. These are a few things that you shoul...

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