Defensive Line

Youth Football 5-3 Under Defense

Posted on October 19th, 2021

The FirstDown PlayBook 5-3 Under youth football defense is probably our least understood. Understanding starts with one word...lev...

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Take Your Youth Football PlayGrids To the Game

Posted on September 17th, 2021

One of the worst feelings in the world as a coach is when you're searching for adjustments in the middle of a game. PlayGrids can ...

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This Week’s Featured Team: Georgia Bulldog Defense

Posted on September 5th, 2021

This week's FirstDown PlayBook Featured Team is the Georgia Bulldogs defense. Congrats to Kirby Smart & his staff for a great plan...

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Teaching Wrong Arm Fits In Youth Football

Posted on August 25th, 2021

Today we take a look at a video breaking down youth football wrong arm fits. You may notice that we didn't say wrong arm technique...

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3 Man Twist (Coached Well) Gets Home

Posted on August 22nd, 2021

Make your opponent think. A 3 man twist will nine times out of ten, slow a protection down. The key is to not slow your guys down...

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Defensive Football Help That Actually Helps

Posted on August 13th, 2021

We aren't in a contest to have the most Twitter followers. We are in a contest though, to provide you with sound defensive footbal...

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Don’t Forget The Coaching Notes!!!

Posted on July 24th, 2021

We talked to a coach yesterday after the had been working on FirstDown PlayBook and to our amazement he didn't know about the coac...

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Youth Football 6-2 Defense

Posted on June 16th, 2021

Today you will find our Youth Football Chalk Talk clinic that covers the 6-2 defense. This video lives on FirstDown PlayBook year ...

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TeachTape Thursday: Interior Pass Rush Alert!

Posted on June 3rd, 2021

When a defensive lineman can utilize hand fighting techniques as well as Joseph does he is going to win lots of one-on-one matchu...

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Kpassagnon Recognizes Reacts & Retraces Vs Raiders Screen

Posted on May 27th, 2021

The Chiefs Tanoh Kpassagnon completes this tremendous effort play vs the Raiders screen play as he recognizes, reacts and then re...

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Aaron Donald. Nuff Said.

Posted on May 20th, 2021

Every so often, it's good for us to watch the best players on tape. Best player? Did you mention Aaron Donald?...

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Have A Plan B Pass Rush On The Way To The Sack

Posted on April 29th, 2021

Elite NFL defensive lineman like Kansas City's Chris Jones react quickly to what's happening and figure out a plan B on the fly....

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