Youth Football

NFL Flag Split Backs Formation

Posted on November 23rd, 2021

The NFL flag football regulation Split formation is a good example of how you have to keep inventing and trying to coach....

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Congratulations Youth Football Champs & All Stars!

Posted on November 19th, 2021

FirstDown PlayBook wants to slow down today and congratulate all of the 2021 season youth football champs and all stars....

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Find Route Combinations Instantly

Posted on November 17th, 2021

Today we want to spend a couple of paragraphs to show you how you can instantly find 2 and 3 man route combinations on FirstDown ...

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Youth Football Option Clinic

Posted on November 10th, 2021

You are invited to watch this youth football option clinic. It will be available for a couple of weeks here on the Coaches Communi...

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Coach, Your Presentation Matters

Posted on November 5th, 2021

I see coaches every day who think that they are so good that their presentation does not matter. That's a big mistake in the year ...

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Blocked Punt? The Culprit Might Be Your Punter.

Posted on November 4th, 2021

Whenever you see a punt blocked the announcers race to find a flaw with protection but rarely point out the main culprit...the pun...

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Crunch 5v5 Flag Formation Adds Your Center

Posted on November 3rd, 2021

The Crunch 5v5 flag football formation includes your snapper. This bunch formation is also right in front of your quarterback....

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Bunch Flag Football Formation

Posted on October 26th, 2021

When you coach 5v5 flag football, Bunch formation is a natural choice because of the amount of man coverage you are going to get....

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Youth Football 5-3 Under Defense

Posted on October 19th, 2021

The FirstDown PlayBook 5-3 Under youth football defense is probably our least understood. Understanding starts with one word...lev...

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Trips 5v5 Flag Football Formation

Posted on October 16th, 2021

When you line all of your players up on one side of the center with the Trips 5v5 flag football formation, you are making a commit...

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Defensive Coaches: Details Matter Too

Posted on October 15th, 2021

There is no earthly explanation of why defensive coaches would teach players from the offensive side of the ball....

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“Coach” Is A Huge Powerful Word

Posted on October 14th, 2021

As a coach, the past week has been frustrating because our game has done much more to tear down those barriers than it has to buil...

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