Free Play Series- Offense
Below are free play series for offense. Play series are 3-5 plays that all work off and complement one another. Click the links below for immediate access. Don’t just run plays, run a series of plays!
Trio Formation Play Series: Power, Buck Sweep, Verticals
-Stretches the defense out horizontally, which creates running lanes across the entire formation.
-Forces the defense to defend the entire width of the field.
-Power & Buck Sweep run power to the TE side and have screen/passing options to the trips side.
– Creates alignment conflict for the defense. Very difficult to defend.
-Easy to install, works very well on the youth football level.
Complete Series: Trio Formation Play Series
Twins Formation Counter, Power, and Bubble Series
-Always you to spread the field, while still remaining a threat to run the football inside.
– The H back will create alignment conflict for the defense and an H will give you several different blocking and play options.
-Power, is the base play. This play utilizes a kick-out by the H back.
-Counter, is a great play that goes away from the strength of the formation.
-Bubble, is a power/counter RPO that will give you the option to throw the quick bubble screen to your Z in space.
Complete Series: Twins Right Formation Series (Power, Counter, and Bubble RPO)
Tackle Over Rocket Motion Series (Rocket Sweep, Belly, and Trap)
-Utilizes an unbalanced formation. This will give you extra blockers at the point of attack and it will create another gap for the defense to account to for.
-Rocket Sweep, allows you to get to the edge very quickly. Stretches the defense out horizontally while only having to block 2-3 defenders to gain big time yardage.
– Belly, complements the Rocket Sweep very well. Once the defense starts to widen in an effort to stop Rocket, that’s when you hit them underneath the motion with Belly.
-Trap, fast hitting interior play. It’s a great complement to the Rocket and Belly play. This is a great play that takes advantage of penetrating defensive tackles.
Complete Series: Tackle Over Rocket Motion Series
Single Back GT Counter & Counter Read
– The play is easy to install and is very deceptive.
– Tags can be utilized to throw a change up at the defense.
– Read and RPO screens can be easily added.
– This is a great play that will allow you to utilize an athletic QB.
Complete Series: Single Back GT Counter Scheme
FREE Twin Formation Play Series
Overview: The twins formation spreads the defense out horizontally. If they do not respect the spread formation you hit them outside. If they spread out with the formation you attack inside. This play series also utilizes a mobile QB.
-Quick hitting 4 play series.
-Spread the defense out horizontally with twin receivers to both sides.
-Make the defense defend the QB as a running threat.
-Verbal no huddle play calling included.
Complete Series: Twin Formation Playbook Series
FREE Bunch Formation Playbook Series- by Coach Jim Shannon
Overview: This bunch formation play series is a very good youth football series. It utilizes a bunch formation which creates alignment conflicts for the defense. It also creates excellent double team blocking and angle blocking opportunities.
-Creates alignment conflict for the defense.
-Kill man to man coverage with the “RUB” play.
-Easy to implement.
Complete Series: Bunch Formation Playbook Series
The Jet Sweep Play Series
The jet sweep is one of the best plays in all of football. This play is utilize with much success on every level of football. The jet sweep will get your athletes out in space very quickly. This jet sweep play series features a couple different ways & formations you can execute the jet sweep out of. This series also features a lights out post/wheel pass off of jet sweep.
-Jet sweep can be executed out of various formations.
-Attack the edge of the defense very quickly.
-Force the defense to adjust to the motion of get beat.
-Only have to block 2-3 defenders to get big yardage.
-Lets your athletes work in space.
Complete Series: Jet Sweep Series
The Inside Zone Wham Series
The zone blocking is becoming very popular on the youth, high school, college, and even the professional level of football. In the Inside Zone blocking scheme each lineman is responsible for blocking their play-side gap and getting vertical movement on the defender in that gap.
Plays Featured: Inside Zone Wham, Inside Zone Arc Adjustment, Inside Zone Arc Play-action Passing.
-Utilize athletic QB.
-Forces defense to be disciplined, assignment football. They just can’t pin their ears back attack.
-Easy to implement and works on every age level of youth football.
-It’s relevant. It’s gaining popularity and gives your team an identity.
-Wham block absolutely destroys defenders.
-Simple blocking scheme that gets a push and gets the second level (linebackers) blocked.
-Excellent play-action passing attack.
Complete Series: Inside Zone Wham Series
The Rocket Sweep Series
The rocket sweep series is easy to install and really allows you to get your athletes the football in space. We all know how difficult it is to tackle good athletes in space. With that said, get your playmakers the football in space using this rocket sweep series.
-Gets your athletes the football out in space very quickly.
-Only have to get 2-3 defenders blocked to gain big yardage.
-Fast hitting, very effective.
-Put the defense in series conflict. Forces them to either adjust or get beat!
-When the defense sells out to stop the rocket sweep, hit them with counter or the play-action passing play!
Complete Series: Rocket Sweep Series
Wing T Belly Series off of Rocket Sweep Action
This belly series works very well off of rocket motion action. The motion will influence the defense to widen in an effort to contain rocket sweep. Once you see the defense widen to defend rocket sweep, hit them inside with belly.
-Included in series: Belly Split, Belly Kick, and Belly Option.
-Utilizes rocket motion, which will force the defense to overflow.
-Two different ways to run belly- split & kick.
-Between the tackle play that takes advantage of overflowing defenses.
– Easy to install, creates very good blocking angles for your offensive line.
Complete Series: Wing T Belly Series
T Formation Series for Youth Football
-Included in this series: Power, Belly, Counter, and Post-corner (play-action pass).
-Balanced formation that makes the defense defend both side of the formation.
-Gets several blockers at the point of attack.
-Double TEs gives you run blocking options at the point of attack (down blocks & double teams).
-Easy to install, very effective.
Complete Series: T Formation Series
Power I Formation Series
-Easy to implement- youth football friendly.
-Ground and pound.
-Explosive play-action passing play.
-Makes the defense defend both sides of the formation.
Complete Series: Power I Formation Play Series
Pistol Formation Power Series
-Plays include: Pistol Power, Pistol Counter, and Pistol Play-action Pass Play.
-Easy to install and works very well in youth football.
– Great formation for putting the defense in conflict.
-Twins formation will force the defense to respect the quick passing game. This will open up the inside running game.
Complete Series: Pistol Power Formation Series
Hammer Package for Short Yardage
The Hammer Package is a way way to line up and pound the ball down the defenses throat. It’s a formation that tells the defense that we are running the football and there is nothing they can do to stop it. It’s the ultimate statement package.
-Unbalanced formation that will allow you to outnumber the defense at the point of attack.
-It’s the ultimate make a statement package! Line up and run the football!
-Great package for short yardage.
-Plays included: Hammer Power and Hammer Counter.
-Easy to install, very effective on all levels of football.
Complete Series: The Hammer Package for Short Yardage
The Air Raid Offense Series (4 part series)
-Part 1: The Philosophy of the Air Raid Offense
-Part 2: Quick Game Passing Concepts (Stick, Corner, and Verts)
-Part 3: Drop Back Passing Concepts (Shallow Cross and Mesh)
Part 4: Air Raid Run Game ( GT Counter, Bubble, and Power Fold).
Complete Series: The Air Raid Offense Series for Middle School
(See Also) 3 Explosive Play-action Passes off of Power