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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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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The Internet of Coaching

As I watch Coach Joey Jackson talk about blocking the inside zone on his first YouTube lecture, my mind starts thinking about all the amazing work that coaches are doing online to promote the profession and the game of football. There are coaches who are blogging, making videos, and using social networks like Twitter and…

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Coaches need tools to guide players off the field by Daron Roberts

This article was originally printed in the Houston Chronicle on December 31, 2014. Daron Roberts has given Coach Chris Fisher and #txhsfbchat permission to repost this here. The avalanche of stories related to the misdeeds of athletes tend to focus on one actor: the player. How could Ray Rice punch his wife? Why did Adrian…

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Daron Roberts, Founder University of Texas Center for Sports Leadership & Innovation

Daron K. Roberts is a former NFL and college coach who serves as founding director of the Center for Sports Leadership and Innovation (CSLi) at the University of Texas. CSLi is the first university-based institute dedicated to developing leadership and character curricula for high school and collegiate athletes. Roberts has a proven track record in…

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Jared Wood Ph.D.

This week on #txhsfbchat we are fortunate to have Jared Wood, Ph.D., leading us in a discussion about motivating our athletes. Dr. Wood has been a performance coach and educator for 20 years. Dr. Wood first gained a love of sport psychology while he was a student-athlete at Albion College (MI). While at Albion, his…

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Coach Theron Aych OC and Assistant Head Coach Angelo State

This week on #txhsfbchat we are fortunate to have Theron Aych from Angelo State joining us as our special guest. Coach Aych is taking time to lead us in a discussion about coupling the Run-Pass Options (RPOs) with with Play Action scheme in his offense. This will be an outstanding and relevant chat considering the…

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Social Media for Athletes and Coaches

If you can’t tell, I love Twitter. For me, it is the perfect online tool for immediate access and engagement with whatever audience is willing to listen. I have grown in my use of it from a news feed to, making snarky comments, to passing on class information, to engaging students, to participating in professional…

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