The Rocket Sweep is a great way to get your athletes the ball in space every quickly! The best thing about Rocket Sweep is that you only have to block 2-3 defenders to get big time yardage.
One of the most frustrating things about coaching in a game is making sure the correct people are out on the field. During offense and defense this is normally a pretty easy task to accomplish, but during Special Teams, especially early in the season, this can be a very difficult task.
One thing that all coaches, players and parents can agree on is no one wants to have a practice where there are lots of kids standing around. Kids standing around at practice are not getting better at football and normally are not having fun.
Ace Blitz out of the 3-5-3 Stack Defense is a great inside pressure blitz. It’s great play against the QB sneak, dive, trap, and off-tackle play.
One thing that can be frustrating for the defense is when the offense is able to give a variety of different plays off essentially the same look. When you combine this with a formation that presents a heavy run threat on one side of the formation with a passing threat on the other side of […]
This drill teaches the players how to run block and it teaches them how to compete! It’s also very fun when coaches and players get into it.
Here’s great insight into the Inverted Veer / Dash Read Play. Coach Ross breaks it down on the whiteboard.
We believe that culture is the most important element in building a team or program. Without a strong culture your team will struggle to deal with the ups and downs of the season.
These 5 Concepts apply to coaches and players. Always remember that your team’s attitude, body language, and overall vibe is a reflection of how they are being coached.
The Flood Passing Concept is a great way to beat zone coverage. It is also a great man to man coverage beater.
Pre-Practice is a great time for the Offensive Line to work through some of their basic movement patterns that will increase their ability to complete their assignments. There are a variety of different ways you can approach pre-practice.
One of the things that can make life really difficult on defenses is if you can effectively throw to the backside of the Trips formation. Most defenses will put an extra defender over to the Trips side and leave the backside to the Cornerback and the Linebacker to defend the single receiver.
By Ross Maddalon (Assistant Coach, Cinnaminson High School – formerly the OC at Old Bridge HS and Nottingham HS, NJ) Having coached the triple option for over 11 years, I have seen many different ways teams have tried to stop it. Here are three things teams have done in the past that have given us […]
Here is a quick look into our pursuit drill. We are executing our “Downtown Rip” blitz out of our 3-5-3 Stack Defense.
One of the universal rules for planning your offensive attack is that you must have an answer to man coverage. At one stage in the game the defense is going to put their defenders in man coverage and send a blitz.