Coach as Dad by Coach Fore

Coach Chris Fore wrote this about the impact that coaches have on their athletes. Many of us are fathers to our own children, but we also share a special fatherly bond with our players. Thank you to all who have committed to making an impact on a young person’s life. Happy Father’s Day. This could…

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This Week’s Guest: Coach Kyle Segler Sam Houston State OT/TE

Kyle Segler has been a member of football staffs that have guided Sam Houston to a 51-20 record, three conference titles and four consecutive NCAA playoff appearances since 2010. Only two other FCS squads (North Dakota State and New Hampshire) have equaled SHSU’s feat of four consecutive playoff berths. A former Bearkat student-athlete, Segler joined…

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Every Play Revealed Vol II: New England vs Seattle by Alex Kirby

Its the biggest game of the year. No matter what you do, or who you root for you are watching this game. In any game of football, rarely does the result come down to just one play, but in this case, and at this level of excellence, it came as close to that as possible…

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Texas High School Football Chat Connecting Coaches by Michael De Leon

Originally posted on June 3rd, 2015 on texasredzonereport.com Methods of communication for high school football coaches have changed over the years. While tried and true methods still have their place on the sidelines, technology has changed those methods over the years. Social media has long been thought of as a kid’s game, something you are…

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Mike Collins – Sam Houston State University Defensive Coordinator

Joining the Bearkat staff in May 2013, Mike Collins begins his third season as defensive coordinator for the Sam Houston football program. In his first two seasons, the Kat defense has played an important role as the program has as Sam Houston has rolled to 22 victories, a Southland Conference championship and two FCS playoff…

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Alex Kirby – lifeafterfootballblog.com

Alex Kirby got his start in coaching at Ben Davis High School in Indianapolis, IN, working as an offensive assistant. After several years of working in the high school ranks, he joined the staff at Indiana State University, first as an offensive intern, then as the video coordinator for the next two seasons, spending two…

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Every Play Revealed: Breaking Down Oregon and Ohio State in College Football’s Biggest Game

Alex Kirby has come up with an outstanding football manual. He has taken the first ever College Football Playoff National Championship Game between Oregon and Ohio State and broken down every play of the game. It is one of the most original ideas for a football manual I have ever come across. As you see…

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This Week’s Host – Jason Aubry, Head Coach of Joliet West

Coach Jason Aubry is in his 16th year of coaching high school football, fourteen of which he has been the head coach in three respective programs. Coach Aubry has coached at many different levels in his coaching tenure with his last stop in the Joliet Township School district being his longest. Coach Aubry has been…

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The Future of Your Coaching Education

Traditionally football coaches have the opportunity to attend clinics in the Spring and Summer to learn from coaches at the top of their profession and network with coaches across the state. These clinics can offer insight into what has made these coaches and their programs successful. College coaches offer additional educational opportunities by extending invitations…

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