College Openers – 6 Teams Rush For 400+ Yards, 5 More Pass For 400+ Yards
While reviewing the Sortable Team Statistics for the first week of the college football campaign, I was surprised to notice that no less than 6 teams rushed for more than 400 yards in their first game, and 5 others passed for more than 400 yards in their openers. Find out who are the top rushing and passing teams in the NCAA.How Many Football Plays Should a Youth Football Team Have in Their Playbook?
Who do I fear when I’m coaching? Coach Clark the self proclaimed, but inaccurately named “Dum Coach” says he fears the Coach that practices one play 100 times, while coach feels he has a walk in the park against the youth football team that practices 100 different plays once.Youth Football – The Hay is in the Barn
Are you tense going into your first game as a youth football coach? How to overcome anxiety when coaching youth football.Youth Football Practice Number 12
Our first practice of week 5 was primarily an offensive practice. The line worked on pulling and targeting their linebacker target from their initial drop step. They worked on finishing those pull blocks off as well as pass blocking and double team blocking.The Downside of an NFL Press Conference
Are you a diehard NFL fan? The best part of any game is watching the unfolding of a coach’s game plan. It’s all about the ability to execute a strategy. As great as the NFL is, there is a downside. Have you ever watched a press conference? They give us information we already know which is virtually useless. Read on and see if you agree.For the Michigan State Spartans, 7 Has Become a Very Uncomfortable Number
In all 6 of their losses last year, the Michigan State Spartans’ margin of defeat was only 7 points or less. In their opener on the road at California this year, they lost 38-31 and their margin of defeat was again 7 points or less. It is difficult to win games when you are spotting your opponent 5 touchdowns a game. Read why Michigan State is in neutral gear.Youth Football Practice Number 11
This is our last practice before our game this weekend. While I’m a fan of the Saturday morning walk through, we won’t be doing any more of those this season. We have been able do much of that done on Thursday practice.Youth Football Practice Number 10
Knee deep into coaching youth football? This is what we did for practice number 10.Youth Football – Getting Your Offensive Linemen to Get the Lead Out
Tired of your offensive linemen not firing off the ball? 3 Quick Steps to solving your problem.College Football – No 24 Alabama Stuns No 9 Clemson, East Carolina Upsets No 17 Virginia Tech
After a topsy-turvy 2007 college football season full of surprises, the 2008 college football season opened like business as usual. No less than 20 teams among the AP’s Top 25 Preseason Poll won their opener. Alabama and Missouri won big and Clemson and Illinois didn’t. Read the full article.New Rules For the NFL
In late March, some NFL rules were changed and adopted by NFL owners at the NFL Annual Meeting. Here are some of the new changes: Defensive helmet radios will now be allowed for one defensive player on the field. The radio will be in his helmet so that he has the same communication ability as the offense.