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Gridiron Strategies Oct-Nov 2016  

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Gridiron Strategies
  • The Godfather of Offensive Line Coaches
  • POWER PLAY (GAP SCHEME)
  • Grizzlies Tackle Clinic – Head Smart and Head Safe
  • Pass Protection The Cone Drill
  • Moral Coaching: The Value of Preparation
  • MORE ISSUESmore

     X's & O's FROM THE VAULT


  • Halfback Split Pass
  • Earl Larson Retired Coach, Chippewa Falls, Wis.

    DIAGRAM 1: The offensive line blocking scheme will vary depending upon the defensive alignment.Left end will run a crossing route about 5- to 7-yards over the middle, while the right flanker will run a 5- to 7-yard out pattern to the sideline.Quarterback will drop back and roll

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    DrillsFEATURE ARTICLES

    Supplementing Your Running Game with Screen Concepts

    by Ray La Forte Offensive Coordinator • United States Coast Guard Academy

    The USCG comes into every game with six different screen plays with each one having multiple variations.

    As America’s smallest National Service Academy, our cadets are faced with many daily challenges. We have continued to adapt and adjust our football practices to meet the demanding cadet schedules and rigors. Along with academic schedules routinely set at 20 credits and shorter practices come many obstacles. One obstacle that we have normalized over our 16 seasons is our height and we ...more...





    DrillsOFFENSE

    POWER PLAY (GAP SCHEME)

    Chennis Berry Offensive Coordinator and Offensive Line Coach Southern University

    POWER PLAY (GAP SCHEME)


    By Chennis Berry, Offensive Coordinator and Offensive Line Coach

    Southern University


    When we ...more.


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    DrillsDEFENSE

    DEFENSIVE LINE FUNDAMENTALS

    Danny White Defensive Coordinator Madison Ridge Academy (MS)

    Fundamentals can be taught in three steps.

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    DrillsSPECIAL TEAMS

    PUNT PRESSURE

    Michael Cieri Special Teams Coordinator and D-Line Coach Montblair State College

    A Two-Tiered Circuit Drill Program That Fine Tunes the Development of Critical Punt Pressure Skills


    Once the introductory circuit has taught the players the essential techniques and the coaching staff has evaluated the skill level, tier two is utilized. These drills are more advanced and will concentrate on combining the k ...more.



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    DrillsSTRENGTH & CONDITIONING

    Using the Clean and Jerk as Your In-Season Workout

    Tim Tobin Assistant Coach and Strength and Conditioning Coach, Tusculum College

    The clean and jerk is the ideal in-season workout and designed to increase explosiveness.

    In our weight room, the clean and jerk is our lift during the season. It builds explosiveness and has shown to keep athletes healthy. The clean primarily works the hamstrings, lattisumus dorsi, biceps, and trapezius muscles. Players learn with this li ...more.




    DrillsDRILLS

    Pass Protection The Cone Drill

    Jim Hanifan former NFL Offensive Line Coach

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    The Midline Triple Option at Ripon College (Part I)

      The Midline Triple Option at Ripon College (Part I)   By Rick Coles Offensive Coordinator/Offensive Line Coach I have been an under-center triple option offensive coordinator since 1990. I still believe the best way to run triple option is from under center. It is my opinion but I know others disagree. I think under …

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    Beyond the Scoreboard ? Sac Bunt, Sac Fly, Sac Apply

    By Eddie Fields, Teacher and Coach Space Coast high School (FL) With a runner on first and second with no outs I looked across the diamond to see the signs our third base coach was giving to our hitter. The glance was obligatory because like everyone else at the park I knew that he would …

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    Creative Ways to Spice up Your Meetings and Practices (Part II)

    By Tyler Fenwick, Head Coach Missouri University of Science and Technology ?Roxanne? Another focus technique we used which was fun, yet a little more taxing was the ?Simon Says? method to the song ?Roxanne.? We played the song Roxanne in the stadium while they were in their stretch lines. Each player started in a push …

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    Creative Ways to Spice up Your Meetings and Practices (Part I)

      By Tyler Fenwick, Head Coach Missouri University of Science and Technology As a staff, we continuously discuss how we can grab the focus and attention to our student athletes in our position meetings and practices. The daily position meetings and practices can become monotonous and routine if you don?t challenge the minds of the …

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    Defensive Fundamental Drills vs. Today?s Offenses Part II

    By Jeff McDonald, Defensive Coordinator Wesleyan University       Feel free to email (jmcdonald@wesleyan.edu) or call (860-685-2909) anytime with any questions or feedback. Jeff McDonald Defensive Coordinator & Recruiting Coordinator Wesleyan University Football Freeman Athletic Center 161 Cross Street Middletown, CT 06457











     Pass Protection

    The Cone Drill (offensive tackles)

      

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