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3 Things To Improve Your Youth Football Communication at The LOS

Posted on April 17th, 2021

Communicating is hard. When you do it while in a three point stance and sweat is running down your nose it's even harder....

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“Funky Ain’t A Foul”

Posted on April 10th, 2021

The bottom line: Don’t throw a flag if you can’t explain what happened to a coach. Just saying, “pass interference” isn’...

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Rush The Flag Football QB’s Arm

Posted on April 7th, 2021

Take away the throwing arm of the flag football quarterback. Get your rusher to the quarterback's throwing arm....

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Single Wing F Throwback Trick Play

Posted on April 2nd, 2021

Even if a defense adjusts to this Single Wing formation they are going to have to understand who is eligible and defend it. ...

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Jet Sweep Option For Your 7v7 Flag Football PlayBook

Posted on March 31st, 2021

This flag football play is a great example of a play you can run multiple times and have different players getting the ball on eac...

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Make Adjustments To Your Youth Football Defense

Posted on March 29th, 2021

If a play call is working against your youth football defense, you can bet you are going to see it a ton until you prove you can s...

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Youth Football Splits & Levels Matter Too

Posted on March 7th, 2021

Making sure your offensive line understands splits and levels is a big time edge if you are coaching a youth football team....

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The “Beast” Offense Is Bad For Youth Football

Posted on February 13th, 2021

We do not think the youth football "Beast' offense adds any value to our game. We think it is damaging to our game and even more s...

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Modified Youth FootBall Made Easy

Posted on February 12th, 2021

This section is a combination of work that we have done with USA Football and Football Canada. There are 6v6, 7v7 and 8v8 youth fo...

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Youth Football Complimentary Plays

Posted on October 25th, 2020

You can use the FirstDown PlayBook youth football tags to find complimentary plays that will confuse your opponent not your player...

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Youth Football Wing T Complimentary Plays Are Key

Posted on October 19th, 2020

The Wing T Buck Sweep forces the play side linebacker to flow to defend the play. The G Lead has the pulling guard wrap up inside ...

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Don’t Try To Do Too Much

Posted on October 10th, 2020

A position coach must remember that if you try to teach too much, you run the risk of having your players return for the next prac...

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