How quarterback skills will save you in a zombie apocalypse

Over-dramatic coaches have been erroneously comparing football and combat for decades, a hyperbole that loses sight of the frivolity of the former and gravity of the later. However, I pose a comparison much more accurate and grounded in reality, and if minded, just...

The Quarterback Mechanic: 4 Keys to Optimal Throwing Motion

Intro | 4 Keys of Throwing the Football Kinesiologists have proven that throwing a football is the most complex mechanic in any sport, any position. So how are we supposed to get a kid to to be able to do that consistently, predictably, and with high confidence so we...

Advanced QB Session

Brief film from session with two advanced QBs, Brett, going to be a junior in HS, and Naz, going to be an 8th grader. Film of mechanics in a 35 yard long toss drill focused on precision and accuracy at distance. Target is the hairline of the receiver. Other drills are...

Guest post on Hudl.com’s blog: coaching with GoPro cameras

The awesome folks at Hudl were interested in what I was doing with GoPro cameras and Hudl, the web-based scouting software used by teams from the youth level to the NFL. I love incorporating technology when it improves teaching and provides an experience or...
There is nothing wrong with being shallow

There is nothing wrong with being shallow

A complete pass concept needs to have routes that attack different levels of the field, develop at different phases of the play, stress the defense in more than one way, and provide a consistent and systematic progression for the quarterback while providing a possible...