Football Fundamentals

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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Introducing FirstDown PlayBook Coaching Tools

Posted on August 21st, 2021

FirstDown PlayBook is adding Coaching Tools to your "Find a Play" area. This is going to open many doors to our football coaches!...

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Youth Football 5-3 Defense Clinic

Posted on July 10th, 2021

FirstDown PlayBook is making our youth football 5-3 defense clinic available for a week or so right here on the Coaches Community ...

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Is Tackling A Lost Art? Not For Kyle Fuller.

Posted on July 1st, 2021

Fuller elects to go low here, driving his shoulder through the thigh of the runner while his arm wraps the inside leg....

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Bears Roquan Smith Diagnoses & Destroys This Screen

Posted on June 24th, 2021

Chicago's Roquan Smith is being sent on a blitz. But he quickly reads that the Panthers are running a screen....

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Coaching Youth Football Linebacker Fits

Posted on June 21st, 2021

Every formation should tell your linebackers something about their assignments but also it tells them about their alignment....

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Special Teams Clinic: Punt Return

Posted on June 8th, 2021

I once worked with a very good NFL coach who described a lot of special teams as "one man whipping another man's ass." ...

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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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Giants’ Thomas Shows Great Transition Vs Speed To Power

Posted on May 13th, 2021

The pass rusher elects to convert speed to power and try to knock Thomas back into the QB. Thomas sinks his hips to absorb the con...

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Rookie NFL Receivers Will Need What Justin Jefferson Has

Posted on May 6th, 2021

In this clip, watch Justin Jefferson create separation by running a double-move that leverages some veteran route-running tricks. ...

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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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