When I consider the list of offensive coaching greats in the sport of football there is one name that stands above the rest to me and that’s Bill Walsh. During my coaching career I have had the privilege of learning the nuances of the West Coast Offense out of a playbook that was pretty much […]
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What I watched today made my stomach turn! The game between the Washington Redskins and Seattle Seahawks had to be an example of one of the worst coaching decisions I have ever witnessed! It was risky enough to play RG 3 the past few weeks in the first place. However, when he initially re-injured his […]
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In the passing game, there are a lot of things to teach the Quarterback: coverage recognition, reads, progressions, footwork, scramble rules, target points, ball placement and much more. All of these are of no value, though, unless your Quarterback can throw an accurate pass. Many times, we as coaches, spend so much time teaching schemes […]
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Do you have a difficult time getting off the line of scrimmage versus press coverage? If so, don’t feel alone as most receivers, particularly inexperienced one’s, have a difficult time escaping a press defender at the line of scrimmage. Let me give you a couple of important tips! Never attempt any kind of move without […]
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Unpredictability and the use of formations that create match-up problems for a defense are an offensive coordinator’s best weapons. Keeping the defense off-balance is the formula for success much more so than relying on X’s and O’s. It’s easy to diagram a play on a chalk board and have all the defenders accounted for to […]
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Bill Walsh was the mastermind behind the west coast offense. Walsh’s scheme and offensive strategy revolutionized the game of football.  This video is a great example of what made Bill Walsh such an innovative, offensive genius!  Working along side Joe Montana, Roger Craig, and Brent Jones,  Walsh gives coaching pointers and play philosophies on the […]
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