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Attack the Entire Line of Scrimmage With the Runway Formation

By Youth Football Online 06/20/2018, 12:00pm CDT

These two plays are a dangerous combination because they can force the defense to respect the full width of the field. 

Study: Helmet Type, Age Doesn't Affect Concussion Risk

By Lindsey Barton Straus, Mom's Team 06/20/2018, 12:00pm CDT

... While football helmets do a "great job of preventing skull fractures, they can't stop the brain from sloshing around in the skull," which is what causes concussions.

Five Things to Evaluate When Choosing a Summer Football Camp

By Jon Buzby, USA Football 06/19/2018, 12:00pm CDT

I always look for camps that are directed by high school or college coaches – often with their players as counselors – with at least a 10 to 1 camper-to-coach ratio.

Four Things All Championship Defenses Do Well

By Youth Football Online 05/31/2018, 12:00pm CDT

If your defense tackles well, you will eliminate those big plays and frustrate the offense.

How to Be a Better High School Football Player

By Edward Bauer, Happy News 05/29/2018, 12:00pm CDT

The more prepared you are studying tendencies of the game the smarter player you'll be -- and often times intelligence in on-field situations can make up for any difference in physical ability.

Quarters Coverage in Football: Alignment and Assignments

By Youth Football Online 05/24/2018, 12:00pm CDT

The major appeal of Quarters coverage is the ability to get the Safety involved in stopping the run while still being sound against Four Verticals.

How Defensive Tackles Can Read Guards' Hips

By Youth Football Online 05/10/2018, 12:00pm CDT

By narrowing down the possible events it makes teaching and drilling the defensive linemen easier. The defensive linemen know the possible scenarios that they will be reacting to on every play.

Play Better in Space by Utilizing the Perimeter Drill

By Dave Weitz, Youth Football Online 05/04/2018, 12:00pm CDT

The defender versus blocker battles that used to occur inside the box have moved out to the flats and occur in space. If you want to win these battles it’s important that you work on the specific skills that are required.

2018 NFL Draft Highlights Importance of Multi-Sport Athletes

By Alex Flanagan, I Love To Watch You Play 04/30/2018, 12:00pm CDT

Your young athletes don’t need to be pouring themselves into one sport exclusively to be successful. In fact, this serves as further proof that’s exactly what they don’t need to be doing.

How to Tackle with Proper Technique

By Youth Football Online 04/26/2018, 12:00pm CDT

When we play defense we will fly to the football with enthusiasm and effort. We will communicate and talk it up with each other. If we make a big play, we'll get pumped about it!

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