College football

Your Scout Team Cards Better Than The NFL

Your Scout Team Cards Better Than The NFL

by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 24, 2022

Bad scout team card leads to bad look teams. When your look team is bad your practice is bad. Bad practices lead to bad games. ...

FirstDown PlayBook Attends NAIA National Convention

FirstDown PlayBook Attends NAIA National Convention

by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 11, 2022

Over the past several days, Kansas City has played host to the NAIA National Convention and FirstDown PlayBook has been a part!...

Spring Football: Good on Good

Spring Football: Good on Good

by FirstDown PlayBook on Mar 23, 2022

Spring football is an interesting time for a young coach. Then comes the fall and the reality of practice cards....

How To Create Great Route Templates (And Others)

How To Create Great Route Templates (And Others)

by FirstDown PlayBook on Mar 2, 2022

The new FirstDown PlayBook "My Templates" area is built precisely on the foundation that coaches and players are very visual....

Partnering With OWIFA To Promote Women’s Flag Football

Partnering With OWIFA To Promote Women’s Flag Football

by FirstDown PlayBook on Feb 27, 2022

FirstDown PlayBook is excited to partner with The Ontario Women’s Intercollegiate FootballAssociation (OWIFA) as their official playbook resource. OWIFA is a not-for-profit ...

Introducing FirstDown PlayBook Templates

Introducing FirstDown PlayBook Templates

by FirstDown PlayBook on Feb 26, 2022

We have just released a new coaching tool that is going to save everyone of you a ton of time. The brand new FirstDown PlayBook Templates area allows you to create your own stencil or t...

4-3 Under Base Defense

4-3 Under Base Defense

by FirstDown PlayBook on Feb 19, 2022

Let’s slow down today to look at FirstDown PlayBook’s 4-3 Under Base defense. Sometimes as football coaches we spit words out like “over” and “under”...

Stop Re-Drawing Your Practice Cards

Stop Re-Drawing Your Practice Cards

by FirstDown PlayBook on Feb 4, 2022

The fact that some football coaches spend way too much time drawing practice cards is just...well, a fact. Some of it is self inflicted....

Does Your Off Season Workout Show Up On The Field?

Does Your Off Season Workout Show Up On The Field?

by FirstDown PlayBook on Feb 2, 2022

Ever been part of an off-season football workout and right after you finished you asked yourself, "What the hell did we just do there?...

Explosive Seam Throws Off Of Your Base Passes

Explosive Seam Throws Off Of Your Base Passes

by FirstDown PlayBook on Feb 1, 2022

Anyone who has watched the NFL playoffs and the BCS playoffs has seen a lot of explosive seam throws. How in the world does this happen?...

Screens Are About Your Offensive Line

Screens Are About Your Offensive Line

by FirstDown PlayBook on Jan 27, 2022

Defenses are built to make life miserable for the guy taking the snap. Screens are an important weapon to have to offset this....

Pass Protection Help For All Levels

Pass Protection Help For All Levels

by FirstDown PlayBook on Jan 26, 2022

Pass protection is one of the most complex aspects of football. A lot of time is dedicated to blitz pickup in the NFL & college football....