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Posts Tagged ‘Mental Preparation’

The “Setup”

Posted on August 15th, 2016

In sports, the “setup” is a play or pass that creates an opportunity to score. As a coach, you have to ask yourself if you are...

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A Mental Conditioning Program

Posted on July 20th, 2016

A mental conditioning program will help each player become mentally tough and gain the competitive edge by learning how to believe...

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Take Five

Posted on July 3rd, 2016

Taking five minutes at different points of a team practice or training session to talk to your players about the mental game of fo...

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The Mental Tune-Up

Posted on June 12th, 2016

For any coach who wants his players to work on their skills over the summer months, a good tool to help them get mentally prepared...

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“Your dream is my dream.”

Posted on June 5th, 2016

On day one of off-season weightlifting orientation, I informed the team of my pledge: “Your dream is my dream.” I vowed to mak...

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The Mental Prep Playbook

Posted on June 2nd, 2016

The Mental Prep Playbook can serve as an invaluable resource to helping players visualize and mentally rehearse different plays or...

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The Mental Prep Playsheet

Posted on April 28th, 2016

The Mental Prep Playsheet is a one-page worksheet that you can include with each designated play in the playbook. The playsheet wi...

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The Blind Side

Posted on March 31st, 2016

You can develop and incorporate a mental preparation program that incorporates the team’s playbook. With each play in the book, ...

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Getting A “Head” Start

Posted on March 22nd, 2016

If you want to give your players and team a head start to being ready to play when the fall season arrives, then you want to start...

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Seattle Cover 3 Fire Zone

Posted on March 21st, 2016

Eventually there will be Under, 3-4 and Bear pressures from sub personnel groupings on the way just like we did out of base person...

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The Last Game

Posted on February 6th, 2016

For any football coaches who are starting to plan for next year, and have any players who will be playing their last season with t...

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Newton’s Law

Posted on February 4th, 2016

As a football coach, one of the most important laws or rules to follow is to always look for opportunities to help your players fi...

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