special teams technique

Attack Outside With This Kickoff Return

Posted on May 1st, 2022

Kickoff return coaches are almost forced to move more players forward in the formation. That does not change the width of the fiel...

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Your Kickoff Return Formation

Posted on April 17th, 2022

When we ask the question, "What is your kickoff return formation?" We get that sideways look that says "What are you talking about...

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Kickoff Return Technique: Ball-Flight-Returner-Man

Posted on March 5th, 2022

Kickoff return technique can quickly break down in a game. We have taught these four words as the play evolves. BALL-FLIGHT-RETURN...

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PAT Field Goal Snapping Cheat Sheet

Posted on February 5th, 2022

PAT and field goal snapping is one of the toughest and most under appreciated jobs in football. If you don't have one it can ruin ...

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Field Goal Operation Clutch For 4 NFL Teams

Posted on January 25th, 2022

How many of the four NFL playoff games came down to the field goal operation this past weekend? Yes, we all know the answer is all...

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Hot 1 Kickoff Cover Changeup

Posted on January 18th, 2022

This Hot 1 kickoff cover changeup is a good example of how you can dictate what the return unit can do and then have an answer for...

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Don’t Forget Your Special Teams Resume

Posted on January 8th, 2022

If you are looking for employment, don't forget your special teams resume as you walk the convention floors in San Antonio....

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Kickoff Coverage: Avoid Technique

Posted on December 28th, 2021

With kickoff coverage the avoid technique is a much faster way to get the main job done. That job is to get to the football....

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No Right Way To Placekick But…

Posted on December 16th, 2021

I tell my kickers, that there is no “right” way to kick. However, there are basic principles and fundamentals that all kickers...

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Kickoff Cover 2 Gap Technique

Posted on December 4th, 2021

Using the 2 gap technique on kickoff coverage has several elements that need to be taught. The first is teaching when to use the t...

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Blocked Punt? The Culprit Might Be Your Punter.

Posted on November 4th, 2021

Whenever you see a punt blocked the announcers race to find a flaw with protection but rarely point out the main culprit...the pun...

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Chargers’ Punt Alert Fails Vs Raiders

Posted on October 5th, 2021

The Las Vegas punt return team only had ten players on the field. The Chargers recognized it and went right to their punt alert. ...

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