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Youth Football Defense Category

Youth Football Defenses Adjust Too!

Posted on September 8th, 2018

As you take a closer look at the twelve different FirstDown PlayBook youth football offenses you will still notice differences as ...

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With Youth Football Less Is More

Posted on September 1st, 2018

The next time you are watching a football game on TV and think you just found a great play or scheme for your youth football team ...

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Youth Football Man Coverage As Simple As 1-2-3

Posted on August 23rd, 2018

Today's short video explains a simple method that helps you get your youth football defense lined up in sound man coverage simply ...

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Coaching Youth Football Linebacker Alignments

Posted on August 22nd, 2018

We have put together a short video that talks about things to think about as you are teaching your youth football linebackers thei...

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Youth Football Slant Technique Breakdown

Posted on August 16th, 2018

Today's video sees us using our Visio drawing tool to detail four simple blocking schemes and how you can teach your defensive lin...

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs: August 14-20

Posted on August 14th, 2018

Almost every FirstDown PlayBook install that we have going in this week is useful to our youth football coaches. ...

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Youth Football 6-2 Slant Defense Install

Posted on August 11th, 2018

FirstDown PlayBook is currently working on a youth football "Slant" defense out of your 6-2 front and by the time the weekend is o...

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Youth Football Linebacker Green Dog Technique

Posted on August 10th, 2018

Today's short video talks about the benefits of teaching your young linebackers the "Green Dog" technique that will allow them to ...

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Don’t Play This Unless They Make You!

Posted on August 8th, 2018

It does not make a lot of sense to play a traditional two deep coverage with your youth football defense, because all you are doin...

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs: August 7-13

Posted on August 7th, 2018

I was going to do my football playbook myself and I swear it took me two and a half hours to draw one play! ...

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Youth Football 5-2 Cover 2 Install

Posted on August 2nd, 2018

FirstDown PlayBook did a little digging over the past six or seven days asking as many youth football coaches as we could if their...

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Youth Football Cover 2? If You Say So.

Posted on July 29th, 2018

We spoke to a youth football coach awhile back who informed us that his youth football league was requiring them to play two safet...

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