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Posts Tagged ‘special teams’

Kick Off Return Starts With A Formation

Posted on October 19th, 2017

Most Kickoff Returns are doomed before the returner takes his first step with the ball or before any of his blockers ever make con...

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Hidden Yardage and the Chance of Scoring: “The Battle for Field Position”

Posted on September 22nd, 2017

It is important to answer the next question correctly: How many teams are on a football team?...

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Shield Punt Fakes Today!

Posted on September 15th, 2017

We began working on adding more Shield Punt fakes this month...

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs Sept 12-18

Posted on September 13th, 2017

MORE WING T PASSES, SPECIAL TEAMS TRICKS AND 8V8 FLAG FOOTBALL DOMINATE THIS WEEK'S INSTALLATION....

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Anatomy Of A Game Saving Blocked Kick

Posted on September 12th, 2017

This morning the NFL.com headlines read "Broncos hold back Bolts comeback by a fingertip."...

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More Special Teams Tricks On The Way

Posted on September 8th, 2017

We have been working on drawing up some special teams trick plays for you. ...

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs Sept 5-11

Posted on September 5th, 2017

There is not a football coach on this planet who is not looking for improvement in a lot of areas this week....

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First Week NCAA Special Teams Blues

Posted on September 3rd, 2017

Yesterday was a typical first weekend in college football with a lot of special teams mistakes...

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New Swinging Gate Ideas

Posted on August 26th, 2017

The Swinging Gate formation and all that can go with it are a staple in some special teams coaches playbooks....

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The (Not So) Secret Weapon

Posted on August 16th, 2017

We receive a lot of compliments about our Special Teams section on FirstDown PlayBook....

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This Wins Championships As Much As Anything

Posted on July 28th, 2017

The part of FirstDown PlayBook that probably has the best chance of helping you win a championship is the Special Teams section....

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Create A Punt Return Checklist

Posted on April 30th, 2017

One of the worst feelings in the world is to have the Head Coach coming towards you down the sideline looking for you after you ge...

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