Offensive Line

Offensive Line Conditioning With Screens

Posted on May 11th, 2022

Our suggestion is that if you use your screen plays to create conditioning that is football smart for your offensive linemen. ...

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Unbalanced Formations Made Easy

Posted on May 9th, 2022

Unbalanced formations can be tricky. They are tricky because they return you to the roots of the game of football. ...

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Want Numbers? Quarterback Power Read

Posted on May 4th, 2022

The quarterback carrying the football evens the numbers up. The quarterback power read we look at today has this and a lot more....

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Find The Corner Who Won’t Tackle

Posted on April 20th, 2022

There are some offensive coordinators who are smart enough to find the corner who won't tackle on the defense they are lined up ag...

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Communicate To Your Counter Pullers

Posted on April 15th, 2022

Today we want to look at how important it is for your frontside linemen to communicate with your counter pullers....

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Teach Proper Blocking Angles

Posted on March 29th, 2022

Defensive coaches talk a lot about "poor angles" to the football. It is important for offensive coaches to teach proper blocking a...

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How To Protect Your Puller

Posted on March 22nd, 2022

When you pull your backside guard, your center will block back to protect the puller. If possible get your tackle involved too....

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3 Types Of Run Game Advice To Avoid

Posted on March 16th, 2022

This is a "buyer beware" blog. Specifically, we are going to look at 3 types of run game advice to avoid on the internet. ...

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Youth Football Split Backs Counter Blocking

Posted on March 9th, 2022

You need a punch, but you also need a counter punch. That's exactly what this youth football split backs counter run provides....

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Offensive Line Splits & Levels

Posted on March 1st, 2022

Good offensive Line coaches and good offensive lines are very aware of offensive line splits and levels. This all starts as the li...

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Football Formations Affect Personnel Too

Posted on February 24th, 2022

FirstDown PlayBook draws up all of our plays out of a lot of different football formations. Some may think "Why do you do that?...

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Screens Are About Your Offensive Line

Posted on January 27th, 2022

Defenses are built to make life miserable for the guy taking the snap. Screens are an important weapon to have to offset this....

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