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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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Teach Proper Blocking Angles

Posted on March 29th, 2022

Defensive coaches talk a lot about "poor angles" to the football. It is important for offensive coaches to teach proper blocking a...

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3 Types Of Run Game Advice To Avoid

Posted on March 16th, 2022

This is a "buyer beware" blog. Specifically, we are going to look at 3 types of run game advice to avoid on the internet. ...

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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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Any Football People Behind Your Football PlayBook?

Posted on March 4th, 2022

FirstDown PlayBook was created by coaches for coaches. Sounds like a common sense formula that is true in most places where you go...

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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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Youth Football Wishbone Formation

Posted on February 21st, 2022

When you say wishbone football you generally are saying option football. This youth football Wishbone formation lets you choose....

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Youth Football Double Wing Formation

Posted on February 18th, 2022

The youth football Double Wing is a very good formation to use when you are teaching the game of football to younger players....

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Youth FootBall 5-3 Bear Defense

Posted on February 13th, 2022

Looking to be strong up the middle with your youth football defense? FirstDown PlayBook's youth football 5-3 Bear defense might be...

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