Youth Football – Developing Speed and Quickness in Youth Football Players
How do you develop speed and quickness in youth football players? What drills can you do? How much of your practice time do you devote to it? It’s all here.West Virginia 2008 College Football Team Preview
The West Virginia Mountaineers capped off an 11-2 season with a 48-28 Sugar Bowl victory over Oklahoma. They ranked in the top ten nationally in several categories, including points per game (ninth), rushing yards per game (third), points allowed per game (eighth), total yards allowed per game (seventh) and turnover margin (ninth). Let’s take a look at WVU’s team for the upcoming season.Georgia Bulldogs 2008 College Football Team Preview
Georgia is coming off an 11-2 season capped by a huge 41-10 win over Hawaii in the Sugar Bowl. The team returns eight starters on offense and seven starters on defense. Head coach Mark Richt owns the fourth-best winning percentage.The 2008 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Draft Recap
The Buccaneers 2008 Draft was a successful one with some minor flaws, but major steals late. From their controversial 1st round selection to their 7th round stud at Running Back. It’s the start of what we all hope to be a fun and entertaining 2008 season.Tampa Bay Buccaneer Legends – Alstott, Sapp Hall of Fame Worthy?
Two of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers All-Time Greats retired this off-season, but are these local legends Hall of Fame bound? Mike Alstott re-defined the way you play Fullback. Warren Sapp was the poster child of a Historically great Defense. Let the debate begin.2008 Detroit Lions Draft Report
What happened to the 10 wins we were promised during the pre-season last year? Well, the Lions tried to make all the right moves to get double digit wins in 2008. Let’s see if they can pull it off.2008 Chicago Bears Draft Report
Check out all the moves made by the Chicago Bears during the off season. They are trying hard to grab yet another playoff birth or even better another Super Bowl appearance.2008 Philadelphia Eagles Draft Report
After an 8-8 showing in 2007, fans are wondering what holes need to be filled. The 2008 draft brought in some amazing talent to the Eagles on both sides of the ball.2008 New York Giants Draft Report
Everyone wonders what kind of talent stays around after Super Bowl wins. Even more so, everyone watches their draft closely to see where they consider their weaknesses to be. Read more to identify the holes in the G-mens game.Football Special Teams Training – How to Bust the Wedge
Special teams can make the difference in who goes home with the win and who suffers the loss. Simply put the receiving teams job is to advance the kick off return as far down the field as possible. With a couple of key blocks, put the ball in the end zone.The Invention of the Modern Football
The football has been around for centuries; it dates back to prehistoric times. Prior to the 19th century, footballs were nothing more than animal bladders, usually pigs’. Though they were covered with leather to make them last longer, they were, most of the time, irregular. In 1836, however, Charles Goodyear patented vulcanized rubber. This was the first step in modern football.