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Youth Football Split Backs Formation

Posted on June 17th, 2019

The Split Backs formation gives you the ability to get out on the perimeter with either a sweep or an option attack like the split...

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Youth Football Practice Plan Is Essential

Posted on June 13th, 2019

Regardless of if you coach 6-8 year olds or grown men in the NFL, you will never have enough time once you get to the field. ...

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Youth Shoot Formation Is Simplified A FlexBone

Posted on June 10th, 2019

Here are two complimentary run plays out of the Shoot formation that forces the defense to defend your downhill and your perimeter...

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Help Your Youth Football Corners Out With Contain

Posted on June 9th, 2019

Making defensive corners tackle isn't exclusive to youth football. Many a NFL game plan has been predicated on making the corner t...

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Youth Defensive Terminology Has Moved!

Posted on June 6th, 2019

We created a Youth Football Defensive Terminology section. If you are a FirstDown PlayBook youth football coach you will find thi...

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Youth Football Chalk Talk Premiers Tomorrow Night!

Posted on June 3rd, 2019

Tomorrow night is a pretty big deal around here as FirstDown PlayBook will launch our Youth Football Chalk Talk at 9:00 EST....

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Teach Blocking Angles Along With Your Scheme

Posted on June 2nd, 2019

Blockers should gauge the angle taken to block a second level defender. In it's most basic form it is the exact same thing as is t...

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Youth Football Tight WishBone Gives You “Options”

Posted on June 1st, 2019

The WishBone obviously has three backs in the backfield and anytime you have that you are set up perfectly for option type plays. ...

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Youth Football Chalk Talk: Tuesdays 9:00 EST

Posted on May 28th, 2019

FirstDown PlayBook is excited to announce our upcoming Youth Football Chalk Talk beginning one week from tonight, Tuesday, June 4t...

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Youth Football Formation #3: Power I

Posted on May 26th, 2019

We will dive into the Power I formation which obviously gives you some punch inside as well as how to build in some passing game a...

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Coach, It Ain’t About You…

Posted on May 21st, 2019

Bookmark or favorite us so you won't miss any of these helpful articles geared towards the youth football coaches who take time ou...

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Youth Football Jumbo Backside Blocking Tips

Posted on May 20th, 2019

This is a good example of how you can dial up this youth football Lead G run play and feel good about having everyone on the backs...

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