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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…

Book Reviews

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…

Defense

Tackling Types – Defense Coaching Youth Football

I am reading Coach George Allen’s Handbook of Winning Football.  Coach George Allen was one of the winningest NFL coaches on the Rams and Redskins in the 60′ and 70’s.  I watched his teams many times give my home team Dallas Cowboys fits on Thanksgiving. I was surprised this morning reading Coach Allen’s defensive line chapter and…

Book Reviews

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

Book Reviews | Youth Coaching

The Mental Game of Football

Since my son is playing baseball this year, I visited John Reed’s site the other day to read a few of his baseball articles and order his baseball book.  Coach Reed’s football books and articles are great, and I wanted to see what he had to say about baseball.   I read through his baseball articles and…