Why Kids Need Football: Resilience

I used to think resilience was all about toughness, but I have come to realize, it is much more than that. Resilience is a key component of lifelong success, it is undeniable.

Understanding the Zone Blocking Scheme

Introduction  When it comes with understanding the zone blocking scheme in football-our base run play is known as inside zone and will be installed on day one of practice. Our scheme is rooted in the research done by Alex Gibbs, Joe Bugel, and Russ Grimm.

Coach Darius joins Youth Football Online to talk about his crossing concept. Coach Darius goes into great detail about this concept and provides several game clips.

Wing T Trap Play for Youth Football

Here’s a couple of well-executed trap plays out of the Wing T offense.

Defending the Wing-T out of the 4-2-5 Defense

Since the Age of the Spread Offense one of the most unique offenses to defend has become the Delaware Wing-T. Teams around the country simply do not see the Wing-T as much as we used to 15 – 20 years ago.

2012 Wisconsin Run Game Playbook

Here’s a look at the 2012 Wisconsin run game playbook that I received a couple years ago at a coaching clinic.

Diesel Formation Plays: Buck and Wham

Here’s a look at our a formation we all Diesel. This is a formation we are going to run a lot next season.

Pistol Formation Toss Sweep

The Toss Sweep out of the Pistol Formation is easy to install and works very well on the youth football level. It’s a great way to get your athletes the ball in space very quickly.

5 Best Quick Game Passing Concepts

Here is a look at some of the best quick game passing concepts. These passing concepts can be implemented on the youth football level very easily.

Quick Toss Play with Lead Motion

Here’s a great play that will allow you to get your athletes the ball in space very quickly. If the defense doesn’t match the motion player you will have an extra blocker at the point of attack.

Setting the Strength on Defense | Aligning to the Spread 

Defense’s for the longest time have always set the front to the Tight End and with a four-man front that sent our 3 technique to the Tight End. Some coordinators swapped weak and strong defenders and even rotate secondary based on strength.

Youth and High School Integration

The goal of this article is to explore and discuss the relationship between the local High School and the local youth programs. What is exactly the role of the local Youth program in regards to the local High School program?

Offensive Play Calling Strategy for Youth Football

This video breaks down our 3 pillar play calling system we use with our youth football team. Video includes presentation and game footage.

Offensive Play Calling Strategy for Youth Football | Art of Play Calling

This article provides you with a breakdown of our Offensive Play Calling Strategy for Youth Football. In youth football many coaches just call plays based on what they think or hope will work.

Wing T Offense Plays

Here are highlights of our favorite Wing T Offense Plays. Plays highlighted: Buck, Jet Sweep, Jet Power, Rocket Sweep, Trap, Down, Belly, Counter, Wedge, Post-Wheel, and Seam.

Blitzing 101 : Building a System | Blitzing in Youth Football

Since coaching defense, I have had the opportunity to coach many different schemes including the 3-4, 3-3, 4-4, 4-2-5, and I have come to conclusion that was brought up by Kirby Smith you are either an ODD or OVER. Do not get caught up in the name and work on your structure of your defense.