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Advantages of the 3 Safety Defense: Why We Converted
Posted by John Grayson on
Coach Gill and Shiloh Christian had an issue. The Saints had suffered a loss, a state championship loss. “We ran out of bullets,” he commented, “We were a 4 down, 2 high, middle of the field open, even spacing type of team.” Shiloh Christian, even with the loss, has won 8 football state titles. Their most recent title coming in 2020, so if they felt the need to adapt and look inward, I’m here to listen. This is just a small segment from a great video series Coach Gill put together on this whole process. See more video clips from...
Coaching Tite Front Run Fits
Posted by Alex Kirby on
Tyler Manes is the defensive coordinator at Southwest Florida Christian Academy in Fort Myers, Florida. He and I spent almost SIX HOURS going through everything you need to know about installing one of the most popular defensive schemes in the game today.Coach Manes has learned (and borrowed) from a lot of smart coaches and has adapted and simplified the Dave Aranda scheme for the high school level.I learned a TON going through this process, and I know you will too, so I wanted to share a few things I took from the clinic he put together.Before we get started, you can...