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Posts Tagged ‘defense’

Not All Defensive Fits Are Created Equal

Posted on April 23rd, 2018

For those of you who are following the progress of the FirstDown PlayBook Defense Builder, you know that the ultimate goal is give...

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs: April 17-23

Posted on April 17th, 2018

It's a heavy defensive week coming at you here from the FirstDown PlayBook staff room. We have tried to incrementally install the ...

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Quarters Coverage: Cover 4 Vs Cover 6

Posted on April 4th, 2018

Cover 4 is pure quarters coverage in the back end of the defense and FirstDown PlayBook defines cover 6 as quarters coverage to th...

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34 Bear vs One Back Formations

Posted on March 31st, 2018

As we continue to install the Bear defense in increments we have fitted it up with cover 1  and cover 3 this past week and we wil...

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs: March 27- April 2

Posted on March 27th, 2018

FirstDown PlayBook is full throttle on the Varsity installations this week but if you are a youth football coach don't worry we ar...

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Youth Football Defense Suggestions Wanted

Posted on March 21st, 2018

Today, we want to focus on the Youth Football Defense section. One of the most important things to know about the FirstDown PlayBo...

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs Bear Defense

Posted on March 18th, 2018

FirstDown PlayBook began the installation of your brand new Bear defense this weekend. This is a big deal in many different ways. ...

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4-3 Under Defense Builder Update…

Posted on March 12th, 2018

It is going to take a little old fashioned elbow grease to get the 4-3 Under coaching points in there for you but rest assured we ...

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Defending Warp Speed No Huddle Offenses – part 2

Posted on March 11th, 2018

I had to prepare for a warp-speed No-Huddle Run-and-Shoot offense that was demolishing a 22-under AAU-style developmental league. ...

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Defense Builder Stands Alone As A Coaching Tool

Posted on February 23rd, 2018

If you really slow down and take look at the FirstDown PlayBook Defense Builder and you really know ball, it's going to be obvious...

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Jam Receivers At The LOS Whenever Possible

Posted on February 1st, 2018

Teaching a defender to walk up on the line of scrimmage to get his hands on the receiver as he releases seems like it's a lost art...

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Defensive Pressure Adjustment Detail

Posted on January 28th, 2018

The reason most people don't help you with adjustments is: 1. It is a lot of detailed work to consider all of the defensive adjus...

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