coaching youth football

What does on time mean for Youth Football Games and Practices?

As a youth football coach with over 20 plus pee wee football tackle seasons one of my biggest frustrations is players and parents late, especially to games.  Don’t get me started on late to playoff games or Super Bowls.  A recent USA Football article, Always plan to be 15 minutes early’ is true for players and…

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Youth Football Craziest Play at KYA Pee Wee Football Spring 2018

This is one of the craziest youth football plays I have seen in my 20 plus years coaching youth football / sports. Watch closely as the Tigers’ Center snaps the football over his head hitting an opposing player on the helmet and then bouncing back into the hands of the not so surprised Tigers’ running…

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Youth Football League Organization Comparisons

A few of my readers asked me to discuss youth football league organization and my thoughts on what works and might not work.  I’ll try to do my best and review league organization based on leagues that I have coached within both in Select  / Recreation youth football and some youth baseball and basketball leagues. First…

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Youth 7on7 and Youth Tackle Football

There is a definite transition going on in Youth Football. More and more youth tackle teams are playing 7on7 football to keep their skill kids together in winter, spring and summer months to sharpen their team passing game fundamentals. Playing 7on7 is a great opportunity for Youth Football Coaches and parents to have the teams…

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Pee Wee Football Coach’s Clinic – Part 4

This is the fourth post of a multi part Youth Football Coaching Clinic presentation that I developed for KYA Football in Keller, TX. In this post I will be discussing coaching football fundamentals.  Find Part 1,   Part 2, Part 3. Football is Blocking and Tackling You just drafted your youth football team and now the fun begins….

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