Youth Help Videos

It’s Not A Counter Run Unless it Has This

Posted on September 1st, 2021

Today we are going to look at what constitutes a counter run. If you have not read yesterday's blog I would do that. ...

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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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Youth Football “Terms” Section

Posted on July 21st, 2021

Every coach on this planet was a young coach at some point in time. Terms like "pin and pull", "scoop" and "reach" made no sense a...

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How To Find Your Youth Football Chalk Talks

Posted on July 16th, 2021

The youth football playbook content is phenomenal but there is more. We want you to also know how not find your youth football cha...

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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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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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Youth Football Power I Punch

Posted on June 12th, 2021

As you prepare for this fall, we will dive into the youth football Power I formation which obviously gives you a lot of punch insi...

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Youth FootBall Clinic: Power Run Game

Posted on June 1st, 2021

Over the course of the next month or two we will begin to make these youth football chalk talks available FOR A LIMITED ONLY. ...

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Make Adjustments To Your Youth Football Defense

Posted on March 29th, 2021

If a play call is working against your youth football defense, you can bet you are going to see it a ton until you prove you can s...

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3 Youth Football Offenses That Do Not Help Your Players

Posted on March 14th, 2021

Three examples of offenses we think are bad for youth football and also things that might help you if you face them....

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Youth Football Chalk Talk #10: Passing Game

Posted on July 28th, 2020

FirstDown PlayBook will host our tenth and final Youth Football Chalk Talk Wednesday night at 9:00 ET. We will focus exclusively o...

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Youth Football Chalk Talk #9: Option Run Game

Posted on July 21st, 2020

Can you run an option run attack with your youth football team? Absolutely, but you better be good at eliminating the fluff....

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