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Posts Tagged ‘Special Teams Coaching’

Kickoff Coverage In Color

Posted on January 28th, 2019

We show you how we coach up our base kickoff coverage and explain why we think using color and a well drawn diagram is essential a...

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Special Teams Long Field Is Common Sense

Posted on January 20th, 2019

Anyone knows that you need a longer field canvas when you are drawing special teams plays for your football playbook. Anyone who h...

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Special Teams Can Keep You Off The Street

Posted on December 28th, 2018

Young coaches do not understand when someone else gets hired it's because the guy who got the job could coach the linebackers AND ...

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Quality Control Your Kickoff Coverage

Posted on December 20th, 2018

We look at the Kickoff Coverage unit and how you can measurw if you are giving yourself a chance to be successful with this import...

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Your Special Teams Prep Time Just Shrunk By 90%

Posted on December 12th, 2018

You can now take proven special teams schemes from proven football coaches and make edits that conform to your game plan and your ...

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Ohio State Punt Block Scheme Vs Michigan

Posted on November 25th, 2018

Ohio State changed the game vs Michigan with a blocked punt. Take a look at this short video as we draw up the punt block scheme ...

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Bears Pat Mannelly Talks Snapping Technique & Fundamentals

Posted on November 13th, 2018

After being drafted by the Chicago Bears in the sixth round in 1996 Pat Mannelly snapped the ball 2,282 times during his NFL caree...

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LA Rams Scheme Up A Punt Block & 6 Points

Posted on November 3rd, 2018

There was great execution by the LA Rams but there was also some obvious detailed preparation involved to expose the LA Chargers' ...

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Create An Explosive Kickoff Return Vs A Pooch Kick

Posted on October 24th, 2018

It's usually  not hard to find the explosive players on a special teams unit especially when it comes to the Kickoff Return team ...

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This Field Goal Fake Is Good Vs Base Looks

Posted on October 18th, 2018

We will look at a field goal fake that opens up the possibility of actually getting the play run because it is good vs base field ...

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It’s Practice Period 5. Do You Know Where Your Kickers Are?

Posted on October 9th, 2018

FirstDown PlayBook and USA Football sat down with Taylor Mehlhaff who has been a kicker or has coached specialists pretty much all...

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Podcast Week 3: Bobby April-Game Day Special Teams Management

Posted on September 10th, 2018

Week three of USA Football's Coach & Coordinator "The Game Plan" podcast welcomes two time NFL Special Teams coach of the year Bob...

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