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Posts Tagged ‘special teams’

“Hip By” Technique Can Salvage A Punt Return

Posted on June 20th, 2018

It is far easier for your punt return unit to hold a punt coverage man up at the line of scrimmage before they get in space but it...

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Shield Punt Splits Are Critical

Posted on June 8th, 2018

You always have to have a starting point and your basic rules for alignments and splits. This short video explains our thoughts on...

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How To Use FirstDown PlayBook

Posted on June 7th, 2018

"Coach, I have to be honest. I'm 58 years old and go to two or three football clinics every year and there is way more football in...

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Editing Tool

Posted on June 6th, 2018

There Have Been A Lot of Questions And Anticipation About The FirstDown PlayBook Editing Tool. This Short Video Will Provide Some ...

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A Simplified Blocking Scheme for Rugby Punting using the Spread Shield Punt Alignment

Posted on May 27th, 2018

We have since evolved into a two punter rugby punt system.  We have a right footed punter and a left footed punter on our team th...

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FirstDown PlayBook Installs: May 15-21

Posted on May 15th, 2018

Only we get you 90% of the way home before you ever start adjusting your drawing so when the editing tool is launched in January, ...

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Using Multiple PAT Formations To Keep Constant Pressure On The Opponent

Posted on May 14th, 2018

As a staff and a program we take great pride in our Special Teams unit. We have achieved total buy in from players due to doing s...

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FirstDown PlayBook Editing Tool Announcement

Posted on May 2nd, 2018

On January 6, 2019 FirstDown PlayBook is going to hand the chalk back to you, the coach. You will finally have the capability of e...

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Punt Return Checklist & Starting Point

Posted on April 25th, 2018

One of the first things that becomes evident to a new coach in charge of punt return is that you are coaching defense at the begin...

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Kickoff Return Starts With A Formation

Posted on April 19th, 2018

Imagine trying to run a lead play on offense with your Fullback at 14 yards and your Tailback at 18 yards. No way right? Well if y...

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Special Teams Spring Cleaning

Posted on April 13th, 2018

Spring is a perfect time of year to slow down and take one phase of Special Teams and become a personal expert on what you want to...

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Have A Strength Plan For Your Specialists Too

Posted on April 7th, 2018

Strength and conditioning for kickers and punters is often overlooked. I believe that in order to be the best kicker you can be, y...

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