Playing Outside Linebacker or Defensive End

Fritz Shurmur’s description of how to play the outside linebacker or defensive end whichever you call it, maybe the best I have read yet. I just got his book today The Eagle Five-Linebacker Defense, and was thumbing through it and came across his outside linebacker description. Unbelievable! I can’t wait to read more, but need… Read More

Footballs secrets in The Official Lombardi Playbook

I am currently reading The Official Vince Lombardi Playbook by Phil Barber. ¬†This is a great book about one of football’s Hall of Fame coaches, that includes actual hand written plays and notes from Lombardi along with interviews from some of Lombardi’s top players. For youth football coaches, Lombardi emphasized perfection, drills and repetition.  One… Read More