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Your Go To 7on7 Coaching Tool

Posted on December 2nd, 2019

This is probably why here at FirstDown PlayBook we are already getting questions about 7on7 and how coaches can find passing game ...

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WR Double Move Technique

Posted on November 17th, 2019

You have to convince the lesser talented receiver or tight end that they cannot run the double move route like your great receiver...

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Play Action Pass: 844 Switch

Posted on July 1st, 2019

Yesterday we took you through a play action protection out of a 2x2 formation and today we want to offer up a play action pass tha...

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Varsity Dual Pass Protection Rules

Posted on June 19th, 2019

The offensive line coach must understand how to protect the quarterback in a way that allows the coordinator to get his passing ga...

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Route Trees Are Passing Game Building Blocks

Posted on May 16th, 2019

The FirstDown PlayBook Tight End route tree is a nice mix of routes that can be used in the DropBack, Play Action and Boot passing...

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Tight Splits Do Not Have To Mean Crossing Routes

Posted on April 13th, 2019

This play with tight splits shows an example of how you can get creative and set up a high low to one side with a "Follow' or "Lev...

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Target Your RB’s In 7on7 Work Too

Posted on April 5th, 2019

FirstDown PlayBook has devoted an entire section to football plays designed to help you get the ball in the hands of your running ...

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Professionals Draw FirstDown PlayBook. That Matters.

Posted on March 26th, 2019

"For Coaches. By Coaches." means we coached for thirty years at a high level and we might know what the hell we are talking about....

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USA Football’s Grabowski Interviews Iowa OC Ken O’Keefe

Posted on March 25th, 2019

USA Football's Keith Grabowski talks with Iowa Offensive Coordinator Ken O'Keefe about evaluating the quarterback's footwork. ...

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How NFL Teams Use Running Backs In The Passing Game

Posted on March 3rd, 2019

With the spread offense so prevalent at the lower levels and teams throwing the ball more than 50 times a game, running backs are ...

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Don’t Be A 7on7 One Trick Pony

Posted on February 20th, 2019

FirstDown PlayBook has provided different avenues to find your 7on7 plays for several reasons. First, we are football coaches and ...

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Wide Receiver Slant Route Details

Posted on February 15th, 2019

Today's short video talks about some very basic fundamentals to consider as you install the slant route with your receivers thus 7...

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