Traditionally A College Feeling
It’s what we do to kick off the game; it’s what we do between quarters, at half time, on third down conversions, and when touchdowns are made; it’s what we do that makes us proud of our college and our team. It sets us apart from all others in our league and gives…Trends In Offensive Football
Since the beginning of the game, ideas about offensive, or defensive and special teams, play have trickled down from the professional game to the college game and on down to the high school game. It seems that ideas from the college game have really played a big impact on the high school game. In the 1970s the success of the triple option run from the wishbone at schools like Alabama and Oklahoma or the veer circa Houston saw high school programs across the country attempt to mimic these schools’ offensive systems.Texans on Track for 1st Round Bye
The Texans are on track to get a 1st round bye this year in the NFL playoffs. Their 2nd half schedule is much easier and should help them avoid another late year collapse.Comparing Trent Green and Matt Cassel
Fans in KC loved Trent Green, but it’s time for Matt Cassel to get some of that same love. After all, Green had a much better supporting cast.Getting To Know The Real Dan Snyder: A Self-Made Man
Snyder is already a self-made man years before he became the owner of the Redskins. In fact, in 1996 he became the youngest ever Chief Executive Officer of a New York Stock Exchange listed company. He was only 32 years old when he got the said distinction. Despite being a University of Maryland dropout, Daniel Snyder already made his first million by the age of 20 by selling trip packages and leasing jets to college students who wanted to travel to spring break destinations in Florida and the Caribbean.Chicago Bears Offense
Some critics would say that the best defense for a football team is the offense. Others would say that the best offense for a team is the defense. I would personally say that you absolutely need both to have a championship team.The Importance of the Kicking Game
It’s something that gets lip service in just about every football program in America-special teams. But, lip service is just that. As a coach (high school, junior high, youth, whatever) you have to understand the importance of the kicking game. And not only do you need to understand its importance; you need to be able to execute a plan that will help you reach your special teams’ goals.Bears Defense
The Chicago Bears has always been, and will always be about the defense. The Defense is what holds any team in the NFL together, but the Bears defense always stands out from the rest. It goes all the way back to the 85 Bears.The Games You Remember Are Played in November
I first heard this phrase used in describing college football when I was a teenager. I’m not sure who originated this saying, but I have seen this play out year after year ever since then. We just completed the first weekend of games in November and have already witnessed BCS #1 ranked LSU defeating BCS #2 Alabama 9-6 in overtime on the road, BCS #3 Oklahoma State beating BCS #14 Kansas State 52-45 at home and BCS #7 Arkansas overwhelming BCS #9 South Carolina 44-28 at home.Why Isn’t Michael Phillips of Bayside High School Getting Any BIG Offers?
I have been involved or associated with all levels of football for many years as a Player, Coach and Fan. There is just one question that puzzles me and it is a confusing one. Why isn’t Michael Phillips of Bayside High School located in Virginia Beach, Virginia getting any football offers from major colleges? You the reader may ask yourself, “What does it matter if he gets any Big Offers”?Flag Football Is Fun for Men
Flag football is known as a kid’s sport or even a girl’s sport, but it is actually a fun, competitive way for men to keep playing football after not being able to play contact football anymore. All across the United States teams are competing in church, recreational and competitive leagues and competitions. This sport started as a kid’s sport but it is involving into a great men’s sport.