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Posts Tagged ‘youth football’

Bear Vs “Bad Bear” Defense

Posted on August 11th, 2020

Using visual aids to help your message "sink in" is a good idea at all levels of football, including with your youth or flag footb...

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12 Youth FootBall Formations. Choose Wisely!

Posted on August 10th, 2020

As important as familiarity is about what you are running, it is still important to run a youth football offense that your players...

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We Understand

Posted on August 8th, 2020

FirstDown PlayBook is not going anywhere. We understand how hard this has been on you and your program. When the situation is righ...

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Flag Football Shot With Short Answers

Posted on August 7th, 2020

Often times the arm strength is just not there yet. This is why the shot has to be designed so that the ball is up and out quickly...

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Your Youth Football Practice Plan (Part Two)

Posted on August 5th, 2020

It is frustrating for a young kid or a parent to arrive at practice and spend the first twenty minutes watching the coaches get or...

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Your Youth Football Practice Plan (Part One)

Posted on August 4th, 2020

Coaches who go to the field without a practice plan will consistently find that they never get to the last two or three things tha...

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Coaching A Youth FootBall Team Is Hard

Posted on August 1st, 2020

Coaching a youth football team is hard and you are going to need some help. FirstDown PlayBook is the best assistant coach you wil...

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If You “OutCoach” Anyone… It’s Likely Yourself

Posted on July 29th, 2020

Hard to out scheme anyone at the youth football level but you can out coach them. You can out fundamental, out technique, out rep ...

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Youth Football Chalk Talk #10: Passing Game

Posted on July 28th, 2020

FirstDown PlayBook will host our tenth and final Youth Football Chalk Talk Wednesday night at 9:00 ET. We will focus exclusively o...

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6-2 Youth Defense With Zone Coverage?

Posted on July 26th, 2020

If a coach wanted to play zone coverage with our 6-2 defense they could do that. We traditionally play man coverage with our youth...

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FirstDown PlayBook Has Modified Football Plays Too

Posted on July 25th, 2020

If you are looking for a way to create your playbooks and wristband sheets for your modified football plays, look no further!...

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Youth Football Chalk Talk #9: Option Run Game

Posted on July 21st, 2020

Can you run an option run attack with your youth football team? Absolutely, but you better be good at eliminating the fluff....

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