football

Give Your Assistants The Keys To The Car Too!

Give Your Assistants The Keys To The Car Too!

by FirstDown PlayBook on Mar 24, 2020

How to give your assistant coaches the roles and permissions they need to draw and edit plays, defenses and special teams schemes just like you....

Your Players Glaze Over? Here’s One Reason Why.

Your Players Glaze Over? Here’s One Reason Why.

by FirstDown PlayBook on Jan 23, 2020

You, in fact, are just like your players. You will read about maybe three paragraphs here before you will glaze over and move onto something else. ...

New & Improved Field Backgrounds

New & Improved Field Backgrounds

by FirstDown PlayBook on Oct 21, 2019

You will also notice that you have an option to choose a Varsity (High School) field, a college field or even an NFL field...

What’s Your Team’s Code Of Conduct?

What’s Your Team’s Code Of Conduct?

by FirstDown PlayBook on Oct 17, 2019

Matt Campbell has proven himself as a coach, it may be the lessons he instills in his players off the field that have just as big an impact on his program....

The Logo & Field Background Is Up To You

The Logo & Field Background Is Up To You

by FirstDown PlayBook on Jul 7, 2019

We have had some questions about the field background and the FirstDown PlayBook logo watermark background. Here's the short story. It's all up to you....

Does Your PlayBook Stuff Belong To You? You Sure?

Does Your PlayBook Stuff Belong To You? You Sure?

by FirstDown PlayBook on May 23, 2019

Now all of these programs have an IT department and guess who hired them? That's right, it was not the coach, but the Athletic Director or General Manager. ...

Punting Tips With Taylor Mehlhaff

Punting Tips With Taylor Mehlhaff

by FirstDown PlayBook on Mar 24, 2014

Today I want to share some of my punting tips with you.  Of the three aspects of kicking; field goals, kickoffs, and punts, I believe punting is the most challenging for young athletes...

Catch Man Technique Part 1

Catch Man Technique Part 1

by FirstDown PlayBook on Jan 10, 2014

My decision on going with the catch man technique in the red zone  was because I was tired of seeing DB’s get beat on fade and Back Shoulder. Just studying the NFL, college football ...

10 Facts before the buzzer sounds in youth sports

10 Facts before the buzzer sounds in youth sports

by janis.meredith on Jun 24, 2013

When sports parents enter the world of youth sports, they step into a different culture, with it’s own political problems and demands....