Double TE Empty Run/Pass Package
Ed Honabarger, Head Football Coach, Danville High School (OH)
For Danville High School Coach Ed Honabarger, transitioning from five-wide sets into Jumbo sets without changing personnel was a simple adjustment. He moved the slot on the two-man side and the...
Robber Coverage from Two High Looks
By Matt Sutjak, Defensive Coordinator, Millersville University (PA)
See how Coach Sutjak and the staff at Millersville were able to add numbers against the run and stay solid against vertical threats.
By Matt SutjakDefensive CoordinatorMillersville University (PA)Twitter: @coach_sutjak
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The 21 Personnel Slot Formation Package
Chris Andreadis, Offensive Coordinator, Red Mountain High School (AZ)
Want to see how can the Pro Slot formation stress modern defenses? Find out here...
Chris AndreadisOffensive CoordinatorRed Mountain High School (AZ)
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Designing Pre-Snap Movement Verbiage in Tempo Offenses
By Mike Kuchar, Senior Research Manager, X&O Labs
It’s clear why more offensive coordinators are implementing pre-snap shifts and motions this season. Pre-snap movement not only puts a defensive unit on its heels, but also distorts its eye discipline, producing the...
Transitioning Between Even and Odd Fronts to Defend RPO’s
By Mike Kuchar, Co-Founder/Senior Research Manager, X&O Labs
Rose-Hulman Institute (IN) may be a 4-2-5 outfit by personnel, but it chooses to utilize 3-3-5 and Bear spacing to defend the RPO concepts it sees on a weekly basis. It all...
Empty Buck Sweep Package
Chris Parker, Head Football Coach, Pickens High School (GA)
Empty formations have been a big focus of many teams this offseason. See how Coach Parker uses empty to run his potent Buck Sweep concept. Read their answers here...
Chris Parker Head Football...
How 3 Dimensional Coaching Turns Burnout into Purpose
By Lucas Smith, Head Football Coach, Hicksville High School (OH)
In a society filled with a “win at all cost” mentality, how can we be the thermostat and not just another thermometer? The key is stepping back and taking perspective...
Campbell University’s Press Technique Drills
By Bryan Butterworth, Defensive Backs Coach / Defensive Pass Game Coordinator, Campbell University (NC)
As a 48% Cover 1/Cover 0 outfit, Campbell University’s defense prides itself on teaching man technique. The Fighting Camels rode its man coverage philosophy to a...
Situation: 5 Yard Line Going In… 1 Play to Win
By Sam Nichols, Managing Editor, X&O Labs
Few things define a play caller’s success more then how they call plays in crunch time. The best coaches know exactly what they want to do when they are in critical moments. This year...
Variations of the Double Screen Concept
By Zach Schneider, Offensive Coordinator, Battle Ground Academy (TN)
When you take your two best screens and package them together, good things can happen. See how here...
By Zach SchneiderOffensive CoordinatorBattle Ground Academy (TN)Twitter: @MrSchneiderBGA
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Training the Feet and Eyes in Press Coverage
By Grant Caserta, Defensive Coordinator, Husson University
Press coverage is a tool that has many great benefits for the defense. From taking away easy throws, to challenging receivers, to altering route releases, press coverage can make things hard on the...
Adjusting the Bear Front to Defend RPOs
By Kevin Gaul, Defensive Coordinator, Colts Neck High School (NJ)
The Bear package has been an effective tool for some programs to utilize against spread RPO oriented teams because it allows them to execute against multiple offensive sets and personnel groupings...