Top Football Coaching Books List – Belichick Collection – 4

This is the fourth blog post in the Belichick football books collection.  Thanks again to the Naval Academy for sending me the list of books in the rare football book collection donated by Coach Belichick to them. I have tried to provide links to Amazon and other vendors that are selling these new and used… Read More

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Best Football Books – Belichick Library 3

This is the third blog post in the Belichick Library Collection series of some of the best football books on American Football. Once again, shout out to the Naval Academy for sending me the list of great football coaching books from a legendary NFL coach.  I must have bought 10 books off the list since… Read More

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Football Books – Belichick Collection 1

A year or two ago, I read an article in SI  about the Belichick Collection of great football books in the U.S. Naval Academy’s football building’s lounge.  Football books from the 1891 to present.  Belichick’s dad was a coach at the Naval Academy and Bill Belichick was raised on Navy football. He used to play catch… Read More

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Spread Offense – Spread Formation Football Book Review

Spread Formation Football Book Review I just finished reading maybe the best Spread Offense book; Spread Formation Football by Coach LR “Dutch Meyer published in 1952.  Coach Meyer was the Head football coach at TCU in the 30s, 40’s and 50’s.  He and his staff created the original Spread Offense used today.  You can read… Read More

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The Perfect Pass – Air Raid Offense- Book Review

I just finished reading S.C. Gwynne’s; The Perfect Pass; An American Genius and the Reinvention of Football.  The Perfect Pass is a brief history of football’s passing game and the development of the Air Raid Offense by it’s iconoclast alchemist Coach Hal Mumme. ESPN called Mumme one of the most influential football coaches in the last quarter… Read More

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Youth Football Coach’s Reading List

It’s almost a new year, 2012.  Can you believe it?  No, me either. If you are like me, you are starting to think about your next youth football season and developing your plans. Since we play Spring ball here in Keller, TX, we’ve already had a few coaches meetings .  What did we do right,… Read More

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What is the most you would pay for a 200 page Youth Football Coaching eBook?

I just finished my first rough draft of my youth football coaching book for youth football players 6-12.  I am trying to decide what is a good price for an ebook.  Please help me decide what’s a fair price and what you would pay for a 200 page Youth Football Coaching ebook. POLL Closed .… Read More

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Swing Your Sword – Football Book Review

I just finished Coach Mike Leach’s Book, Swing Your Sword: Leading the Charge in Football and Life.  What a great book. I’ve recently read autobiographies and books from some of the greatest football coaches; Vince Lombardi, Tom Landry, Bill Walsh, Bear Bryant, John McKay, Paul Brown, and George Allen.  Coach Leach’s book ranks up there… Read More

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Burst Speed Football Camp

For the last several years, I have been playing with the  idea of developing a Burst Speed Football Camp for summer off-season conditioning camp.  A few weeks ago I bought a great book Progressive Plyometrics for Kids by Chu, Faigenbaum and Falkel that gave me some good ideas. Here’s a draft agenda for the Burst Speed Football… Read More

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Football Book Reviews

I’ve been reading a few football books over the last few weeks.  Here are a few reviews on my other youth football blog, http://coachingyouthfootballtips.com   http://www.youthfootballcoachingtips.com/2010/10/complete-guide-to-installing-44-split.html http://www.youthfootballcoachingtips.com/2010/10/vince-lombardi-on-football.html http://www.youthfootballcoachingtips.com/2010/10/complete-book-of-drills-for-winning.html http://www.youthfootballcoachingtips.com/2010/10/play-football-nfl-way-by-tom-bass.html http://www.youthfootballcoachingtips.com/2010/10/coaching-footballs-46-defense-book-by.html What football coaching book s have you been reading lately?  Let me know in the comments section. F6URB2H2TMCQ

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