Run Game

FirstDown PlayBook - QB Power Read vs 4-2 Over

8 Man Football QB Power Read

Posted on June 5th, 2022

This 8 man football play does 3 primary things to gain a numbers advantage on this Quarterback Power Read. They are simple yet ver...

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Quarterback Counter Weak

Posted on May 29th, 2022

Running quarterbacks have never been more popular in high school and college than they are today. This quarterback counter fits in...

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Split Zone Bubble RPO

Posted on April 26th, 2022

This split zone bubble screen RPO is a good example of how versatile players make an offense so dangerous. ...

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No Youth Football Crack Blocks

Posted on April 25th, 2022

There is one type of youth football plays that you will not find. That is a youth football offensive play with a crack block. ...

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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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Jet Sweep Option Trick Play

Posted on April 19th, 2022

This Jet Sweep Option trick play is a nice wrinkle but it will take a lot of work to get it right. That's a lot like FirstDown Pla...

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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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Simple Jumbo Formation Lead Strong

Posted on April 14th, 2022

The FirstDown PlayBook Jumbo formation contains a lot of characteristics you need to teach youth football fundamentals....

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How Many Run Plays Did You Say?

Posted on April 7th, 2022

One group swears by the buck sweep, another group will fight you over the power. There are many different run plays out there....

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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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Difference In Gun Wing T & Flank? Nothing.

Posted on March 18th, 2022

We have always loved Flank formation. When you stop and look at it there is no difference in Flank and the Gun Wing T formation....

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