Since my wife and I had our two kids, my time frame to watch film and scout opponents has been reduced greatly. Like so many guys trying to balance their passion for coaching young athletes with their passion for being there for their OWN kids, I struggle all the time trying to utilize my time […]Read more "An Easy Step to Improve Football Scouting and Film Efficiency…for Defensive Coordinator Dads."
I struggled for years “dealing” with my scout team. I loved the kids putting in the work to make our starters better, but the inefficiency of team sessions began to drive me crazy. A fumbled snap, a poorly executed pass/handoff/toss, slow execution. And, like most, our scout team simply wasn’t nearly as good as our […]Read more "No Ball For You!: Improve Your Scout Team By Taking the Ball Away…"
Try this: For attendance at practice, have one simple rule: A player is expected to be on time (early) for 3pm practice. If they are not there, there should be a simple text or email waiting for one designated attendance coach. Discipline can be applied however you see fit, but we have used a progressive […]Read more "Taking Attendance "