high school football coaching

FirstDown PlayBook Formation Stencils & Templates

Posted on July 20th, 2021

We have drawn more plays than anyone on the planet. This has taught us that stencils and templates are a critical part of this pro...

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Remember To Clear Your FirstDown PlayBook Filters!

Posted on July 18th, 2021

Punch in what you are looking for and it is there. That is unless you forget to clear your FirstDown PlayBook filters....

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FirstDown PlayBook Offers Immediate 7on7 Defensive Help

Posted on June 22nd, 2021

For every 7on7 snap ever taken on offense there has been a defensive coverage played too. FirstDown PlayBook gets this. ...

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You Help Us Keep The “Football” In Football PlayBook

Posted on June 11th, 2021

As a football coach, you understand what it's like to develop a player or a team. Here at FirstDown PlayBook we are doing the same...

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Special Teams Clinic: Punt Return

Posted on June 8th, 2021

I once worked with a very good NFL coach who described a lot of special teams as "one man whipping another man's ass." ...

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Find Your Team Colors On The Free FirstDown PlayBook Website

Posted on May 30th, 2021

Coaches and players are already having fun on our new free trial website. They are customizing their playbooks with their team col...

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Work On Your Game Adjustments Now

Posted on May 21st, 2021

Coordinators go into the game with a call sheet. It is also good to take an adjustment sheet into the game. "If this happens then ...

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Riverboat Gambler? Maybe. But Know What You’re Doing.

Posted on May 19th, 2021

Being a coordinator is not about when your quarterback just takes off and runs when your plan or the numbers are not great....

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It’s Bad At Half…The Case For Standing Pat.

Posted on May 18th, 2021

The likelihood of you coming up with something in the next 30 minutes that you did not over the course of the week is not good....

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It’s Halftime. It’s Bad. Stand Pat or Adjust?

Posted on May 17th, 2021

You're heading into the locker room at half and you are down by 16. It's not a good situation. Are you going to adjust or stand pa...

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Your Team & Your Team Colors

Posted on May 16th, 2021

Our game is so great because we rally around the team, something bigger than ourselves. Colors, logos and mascots are all part of ...

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Ten Years Ago, We Had A Vision. Monday It Comes True.

Posted on May 14th, 2021

Ten years ago FirstDown PlayBook we had a vision that coaches should spend more time coaching instead of drawing. Monday It comes ...

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