2009 Season in Review – Week Eight
The Eagles wasted no time taking it to the Giants as Leonard Weaver busted out a 41 yard touchdown run on the Eagles first offensive series. Little did we know what else Weaver had in store for us.Football – The Evolution of a National Sport
From the humble beginnings of football in the major eastern colleges to the local athletic clubs across America, the rich history of this sport and men who loved it created a national past time. Sports fans not only in America, but all over the world are avid followers of this highly competitive game.New York Jets Surgical Success!
It is not every day that you get to hear that a surgical procedure has gone well for a football player, especially when that football player happens to have an injury which destabilizes a patella ligament in his left knee. Such was the case of Mark Sanchez who is a Mexican-American football quarterback who was drafted in the first round of the 2009 NFL draft and started his career by playing college football at the University of Southern California (USC)…The 6-2 Youth Defense
If you want to have a solid run stopping defense one of my favourites is the 6-2 defense. This defense puts eight men in the box and with outside linebackers gives you good contain. For youth programs that face teams that like to run the football the majority of the time, it’s the defense you’ want to play.The Increasing Popularity of American Football
A couple decades back if you would happen to spark up a conversation with some random person who happened to be from another country about their favorite football team, most likely the first thought that would come to their mind would soccer for us Americans, also known as football around the world. Soccer is one of the world’s most popular sports. No matter what distant land you may be in everyone loves and plays soccer.Wide Receivers – Work on Catching the Ball With Just Your Hands
As a wide receiver you know that you are supposed to catch the ball with your hands, not trapping it against your body. Now during a game, the only thing that is important is catching the ball any way you can.What Flag Football Field Equipment is Required?
Whether you’re looking for a group to play with for fun, a group for your kids, or just looking to try something new, flag football is an easy, inexpensive, popular sport that can be played in nearly any condition or time. As flag football is non-contact, there is little protective equipment available and many customers choose not to don any protection whatsoever.Football Pass Catching Drills
This article will discuss football pass catching drills that are designed to develop finger tip control, soft hands and stronger fingers. Considered repetition stationary drills, each of the 4 can be practiced alone and even at home.Kettlebell Jerks – Power For Your Football Program!
Are you a football player looking to drastically improve the development of your explosive power? If so then tune in to read this article so that you can learn about an exercise that will drastically enhance your football explosiveness on the gridiron!Football Field Goals and Converts
Probably one of the most un-practiced parts of the football game that we neglect as football coaches is the kicking game. As we prepare to play an opponent and prepare our football systems we tend to put the kicking game on the back burner until the last practice, line them up, kick a half a dozen or more field goals and point afters and then send the players home.Rebuilding Your Football Program
Sooner or later you’ll be faced with the challenge of re-building your program. Usually, this follows a couple of seasons where you had a solid team and were a legitimate contender. Or perhaps, you’re the new coach taking on a new program.