Outflanking your Opponent

Q1: What formations do you use to gain a numerical advantage on the defense? #txhsfbchat
Q2: Without using a special formation, what plays in your offense give a numerical advantage at the point of attack? #txhsfbchat
Q3: How does your defense adjust to unbalanced formations? #txhsfbchat
Q4: How does your defense outflank the offense? #txhsfbchat
Q5: Against this stunt, what could the OL do differently pre-snap to pick up all 5? #txhsfbchat
Q6: Are there certain defenses you will go unbalanced against more often than others? #txhsfbchat
Q7: What are the most common runs and passes you use in your unbalanced sets? #txhsfbchat

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How the Patriots Dinked and Dunked their way to a Superbowl Title by Bobby Peters

After a brief hiatus, I am back to blogging. Studying for the FE exam has taken up a significant portion of my free time the past couple months. The 2014 Patriots displayed one of the more diverse NFL offenses I have seen in my relatively short life. They displayed the ability to run the ball…

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The Offense and Defense of Empty Sets

Q1: How and why do you use empty sets in your offense? #txhsfbchat
Q2: What running plays do you incorporate into your empty package? #txhsfbchat
Q3: Why do opponents use the empty set against your defense? #txhsfbchat
Q4: Do you incorporate QB RPOs into your package? #txhsfbchat
Q5: When you see an empty set do you bring the house or play base? Why? #txhsfbchat
Q6: Do you have different empty packages/formation varieties you use to attack the defense? #txhsfbchat
Q7: What route concepts do you use against 2 high safeties? 1 high? #txhsfbchat

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Coaching Styles

Q1. Describe your coaching style #txhsfbchat
Q2. How did you develop your style? #txhsfbchat
Q3. How does your style mesh with your personality? #txhsfbchat
Q4. More importantly, how does you style mesh with your athletes and in the coaches office? #txhsfbchat
Q5. Who are coaches with a similar style that you look for information and inspiration? #txhsfbchat
Q6. How often do you research coaches with different styles and apply it to what you do? #txhsfbchat
Q7. What has impacted the way you coach the most since you began your career? #txhsfbchat

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Breaking Down Film with Krossover

Texas High School Football Chat is excited to be partnering with Krossover for this upcoming football season. Their comprehensive technology will tag your film and create tendency reports for you, giving your staff a tremendous scouting edge. Krossover is specializing in film breakdown that improves how your staff prepares for opponents. Krossover cuts up and…

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Program Pride

Q1: What are special moments in the history of your program/school? #txhsfbchat
Q2: Why do kids want to be part of your team? #txhsfbchat
Q3: What events occur during rivalry week or homecoming week that build up school pride? #txhsfbchat
Q4: Who are the storied coaches or players that have laid the foundation of your program? #txhsfbchat
Q5: What are the time honored traditions of your program? #txhsfbchat
Q6: How does the community help build the uniqueness of your program? #txhsfbchat
Q7: Write the story/message/mission of your program in 140 characters. #txhsfbchat

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