Coaching Basics and Football Practice Organization

Gerald Gann all by Gerald Gann

Head Football Coach
all football | plays and strategies

Offensive and defensive numbering systems, football practice organization, and setting up blocking assignments for the sprint draw are covered in this series. Coach Gann is currently head football coach at John Carroll High School and former Head Football Coach at Homewood and Hoover High School.

Sprint Draw

Alabama High School Hall of Fame member, Gerald Gann, tells how to set up a blocking scheme for a sprint draw (BLOCKING SCHEMES AND FOOTBALL PRACTICE ORGANIZATION).

The Offense

Blocking Schemes and Football Practice Organization

Offensive Numbering

Coach Gann covers naming of the holes on the offensive line and the numbering of each of your offensive players (BLOCKING SCHEMES AND FOOTBALL PRACTICE ORGANIZATION).

Defensive Numbering

The defense is different from the offense - yes, it really is! Learn a few ways to number your defense so everyone has the same starting points. (BLOCKING SCHEMES AND FOOTBALL PRACTICE ORGANIZATION).

Football Practice Planning

This is a "meat and potatoes" section. If you are coaching a football team, and you do not learn the material presented here, you will be hurting yourself and your athletes. Knowing what to do and when to do it are as important as knowing how it is done (BLOCKING SCHEMES AND FOOTBALL PRACTICE ORGANIZATION).

The Offense

Blocking Schemes and Football Practice Organization

The Offense

Blocking Schemes and Football Practice Organization