Coaches Wear Whistles Not Stethoscopes

By FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 8, 2020

The situation is pretty clear. You have not seen your players in two or three weeks and there’s a good chance that you will not to see them for two or three more months.

There are many challenges that we hear about every day as we talk to coaches across the country. Most of you are still managing your teaching duties from home as well as trying to coach.

The additional football responsibilities of getting workouts and football prep info to your players is happening as your own kids are in the background. Challenging times no doubt. Impossible? Not even close.

There are several ways you can handle this. You can piss and moan about how hard this is. Find numerous reasons why the 2020 football season will be compromised by all of this.

Heck, we are reading where some coaches have suddenly become doctors and scientists. They now know better than lifelong experts about how we should handle a global pandemic.

Our take? Stay in your lane and find solutions within your reach. We are helping coaches do this every day. Here are three videos that can help you too. If you are looking for a simple and inexpensive way to address getting your installations to your players then take a look at them.

Oh yeah, and put your whistle back on and that stethoscope down before you embarrass yourself.

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