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3 Things To Teach Youth Football Linebackers

Posted on May 23rd, 2022

When you are coaching youth football linebackers it can be easy to skip vital parts of playing the position. This is a huge mistak...

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Unbalanced Formations Made Easy

Posted on May 9th, 2022

Unbalanced formations can be tricky. They are tricky because they return you to the roots of the game of football. ...

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Youth Football Man Coverage Tips

Posted on April 30th, 2022

You can break youth football man coverage down into counting to 1-2-3. That is after you teach your team about what makes a player...

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No Youth Football Crack Blocks

Posted on April 25th, 2022

There is one type of youth football plays that you will not find. That is a youth football offensive play with a crack block. ...

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Simple Jumbo Formation Lead Strong

Posted on April 14th, 2022

The FirstDown PlayBook Jumbo formation contains a lot of characteristics you need to teach youth football fundamentals....

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Youth Football Green Dog?

Posted on April 10th, 2022

Youth football green dogs are not common. Most coaches do not want to overload their young players but this might be a case for on...

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Youth Football Play Action Pass

Posted on March 31st, 2022

If we were coaching 9-10 year old players we might never throw a drop back pass. We would depend almost exclusively on the play ac...

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Youth Football Unbalanced Formations

Posted on March 15th, 2022

FirstDown PlayBook is not real sure that youth football unbalanced formations should even be allowed. Here is our case for and aga...

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5-2 Cover 2 Youth Football Defense

Posted on March 11th, 2022

The FirstDown PlayBook youth football 5-2 Cover 2 defense bridges the gap between a high school football and a youth football defe...

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Youth Football Split Backs Counter Blocking

Posted on March 9th, 2022

You need a punch, but you also need a counter punch. That's exactly what this youth football split backs counter run provides....

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Youth Football Defensive Pressure

Posted on March 6th, 2022

When your youth football defense begins to master your base calls it is a chance to add a youth football defensive pressure or two...

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Wing T Starting Point With FirstDown PlayBook

Posted on March 3rd, 2022

You will see pretty basic schemes in the FirstDown PlayBook youth football Wing T section. There is a good reason for that....

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