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Chiefs’ Special Teams Coach Dave Toub Back On The Big Stage

Posted on January 17th, 2021

These charts, along with six individual special teams clinics we provide on the website are no brainers for any young special team...

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FirstDown PlayBook Presents To NFL China’s Nanjing Tigers

Posted on December 13th, 2020

Click on the play below to see how FirstDown PlayBook is helping Rod Woodson and the NFL spread the message about the benefits of ...

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Diagnose. React. Tackle. Corner Play At Its Best.

Posted on October 22nd, 2020

Once Jaire Alexander has made the diagnosis, his reaction is almost instantaneous. There is no hesitation or false step. This is w...

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Browns Go Tricks For Six Twice Vs Cowboys

Posted on October 6th, 2020

This could not have been executed much more perfectly and Jarvis Landry looked like a MLB pitcher as he let it go to the end zone....

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Good Linebackers Have A Plan But Can Adjust

Posted on September 10th, 2020

One of the keys to playing good defense at any position is the ability to have a plan, but to be able to adapt that plan as condit...

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Mental Process Breakdown Of An NFL LB

Posted on September 3rd, 2020

Many inexperienced linebackers will see this picture and just go screaming downhill with their hair on fire. But not Johnson....

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Teachtape Thursday Looks At Jamal Adams

Posted on August 6th, 2020

The calculus was different in the recent trade involving Jamal Adams because he does so much beyond what a traditional safety does...

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Lavonte David Can Anticipate Because He Studies

Posted on July 16th, 2020

For a player of Lavonte David's caliber, hours of film study, seeing the route concepts in practice and walk-throughs come togethe...

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Chiefs’ Dave Toub Special Teams Grading Chart

Posted on July 6th, 2020

Later this week we will be posting this special teams grading chart on the FirstDown PlayBook website. Dave has been gracious eno...

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TeachTape Thursday Looks At Joe Mixon

Posted on June 25th, 2020

There's so much here that makes this run successful, but the patience and understanding of the play is key. Without that, this run...

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Run Support Corners Are A Rare Breed

Posted on April 23rd, 2020

He is landing his shoulder into the midsection of a larger WR, with enough power on contact to disrupt the catch point and creatin...

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Welcome The Scouting Academy & Teach Tape Thursday!

Posted on April 2nd, 2020

Please welcome The Scouting Academy. We have followed this group headed up by former NFL scout and personnel expert Dan Hatman fo...

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