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Kickoff Coverage Category

Teaching Kickoff Coverage With Defensive Terminology

Posted on March 29th, 2020

If you coach defense don't turn your nose up at coaching kickoff coverage. It is your first defensive play and if it goes badly yo...

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Your Best Kickoff Cover Guy Needs Your Help

Posted on March 11th, 2020

If you have a player who stands out on kickoff he is going to draw a lot of double teams. What are you going to do to help him out...

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Kickoff Coverage Boundary Adjustment

Posted on February 15th, 2020

At some point the return teams are going to tire of trying to get the ball out to the field. They will then try to poke a hole in ...

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Shrink The Field On Kickoff Coverage

Posted on October 5th, 2019

If you were a defensive coach and you had to play every play from the middle of the field for the entire game you wouldn't be very...

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Kickoff Coverage Techniques Show Up This Weekend

Posted on September 8th, 2019

Teaching your kickoff coverage players when to avoid a one on one block and when to take it on with a two gap technique is always ...

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Kickoff Coverage Tips & Coaching Points

Posted on May 9th, 2019

Often, the first time a young coach gets to be in charge of the big picture is when he gets put in charge of a special teams phase...

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A Special Teams Coach’s Dream

Posted on April 22nd, 2019

The best special teams coaches spend their time running down individual players whenever they can find them to coach them up....

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Kickoff Coverage In Color

Posted on January 28th, 2019

We show you how we coach up our base kickoff coverage and explain why we think using color and a well drawn diagram is essential a...

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Special Teams Long Field Is Common Sense

Posted on January 20th, 2019

Anyone knows that you need a longer field canvas when you are drawing special teams plays for your football playbook. Anyone who h...

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Quality Control Your Kickoff Coverage

Posted on December 20th, 2018

We look at the Kickoff Coverage unit and how you can measurw if you are giving yourself a chance to be successful with this import...

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Keep Your Kickoff Coverage Simple

Posted on July 19th, 2018

The good news about your Kickoff coverage is you that you don't need to have a lot of them. Generally if you have your base covera...

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Do You Ever Kick It Down The Middle?

Posted on February 10th, 2018

How many of you kick it down the middle and why? How many of you would never (at least try to) kick it down the middle of the fiel...

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