Archive

College Football Category

All 22 Tuesday Features Clemson’s Defense

Posted on September 10th, 2019

Clemson dialed up a field blitz from the safety that originated from a 3-4 double A gap mug look. It might as well have been a Bea...

View More

Win Or Lose You Have A Lot To Correct

Posted on September 1st, 2019

It is very normal for football teams to show a great deal of improvement between game one and game two. There are a lot of reasons...

View More

All 22 Tuesday Looks At Florida vs Miami

Posted on August 27th, 2019

Unbalanced formations are becoming routine and option football is back. It is just dressed in empty formations and involves a jet ...

View More

Pissed Or Not. Correct & Move On.

Posted on August 25th, 2019

You are coming into the office to get ready for your next game either pissed or happy depending on what happened in your last game...

View More

North Dakota State A Gap Power

Posted on August 10th, 2019

Throughout their dynasty, the North Dakota State Bison have created a clear offensive identity. They are a smash-mouth, physical f...

View More

“How Did You Get To Be An NFL Coach?”

Posted on July 6th, 2019

Don't put in a season's worth of brutal working hours only to shrug when someone asks you what your offense, defense or special te...

View More

Get Better at The Lake, Pool or Beach

Posted on June 27th, 2019

As you are sitting around the pool this summer, FirstDown PlayBook knows that some of you will be dabbling in football even as you...

View More

Special Teams Section Might Just Save Your Job

Posted on June 8th, 2019

The offensive and defensive section in FirstDown PlayBook exceeds anything else out there but it's the special teams section that ...

View More

Blitz Pickup Just Got A Lot Easier To Teach

Posted on June 4th, 2019

People who really don't understand pass protection often think it's just about keeping your quarterback upright until he can throw...

View More

Does Your PlayBook Stuff Belong To You? You Sure?

Posted on May 23rd, 2019

Now all of these programs have an IT department and guess who hired them? That's right, it was not the coach, but the Athletic Dir...

View More

Kickoff Coverage Tips & Coaching Points

Posted on May 9th, 2019

Often, the first time a young coach gets to be in charge of the big picture is when he gets put in charge of a special teams phase...

View More

Press Man From The Guy Who Started It In College Football

Posted on May 6th, 2019

In a lot of ways, Ron Case is the "father of press man coverage" in college football. As you will hear, he began doing it when it ...

View More