Game Week – Let the excitement begin – Podcast #14

Posted On Aug 14 2016 by

Game Week – Let the excitement begin So its game week the most exciting week of the year for us football people, here at the high school level everyone is starting fresh: the goals are in place, everything is ready to go, everyone’s record is equal and the hopes are high for a successful football season. Congratulations if you’re a head coach and the excitement has begun, that’s means your past all the planning, all the hard work and its time to enjoy the season. Yes, the work will continue, problems will present themselves, but I’m telling you take a …


#13 – Win & losses – Thoughts from a Head Coach

Posted On Jul 31 2016 by

#13 – Win & losses – Thoughts from a Head Coach Well it’s that time of year again, another football season kicks off, most Head Coaches are upbeat ready for big things to happen this season, but in the back of their minds lays that nagging detail: It’s all about the Wins & Loses, will I get enough wins to keep my job? I understand that winning is important to everyone, heck it’s important to me, if it wasn’t then we shouldn’t keep score. I understand that wins are the barometer of how successful a season is, but should it …


Season is Here – Don’t Panic your prepared!

Posted On Jul 24 2016 by

Season is Here – Don’t Panic your prepared! My question what are you panicking for, you prepared this off season for this coming week, sit back relax and enjoy your last few days of freedom. Listen to the podcast for the rest of the story…… What topics would like to hear more about? Enter your request on our website at www.CoachPFootball.com Have a question, struggling with something in your program reach out to us today we want to help: www.CoachPFootball.com Building a football program on-line course: Dedicated to helping you build a successful football program. We will cover all facets …


Podcast #11 – Developing your season plan

Posted On Jul 10 2016 by

Podcast #11 – Developing your season plan Developing your season plan Here we are in July already, the new season is upon us – Have you developed your season plan of action yet? So what is a season plan, it’s an outline of everything you need to complete for a successful new season of football. Hopefully you have already evaluation your last season play, schemes offense and defense, returning players, coaches, program/equipment needs and so forth. Now you need to use that evaluation information to format your outline for the season. All though as a Head Coach there is so …


Podcast #10 – Staying with the Grind

Posted On Jul 3 2016 by

Podcast #10 – Staying with the Grind Staying with the Grind – What is the Grind or what is your grind? To me the grind is the daily tasks of the long range goal. The hardest thing is to stay on course, stick with the plan, especially when things aren’t going good. I have seen this so many times and I must admit it is mostly with young coaches, they have no patience; if something isn’t working or they haven’t got there as fast as they would like they change things find the newest and fabulous fix out there. But …


Podcast #9 – Cutting Players – Ability or Character

Posted On Jun 26 2016 by

Podcast #9 – Cutting Players – Ability or Character What is Cut Policy? This topic usually sparks much heated debate among parents and educators as to what the practice of cutting potential players from middle or high school teams should be. Proponents of cutting often argue that cutting is necessary to prepare children for an adult world where there are winners and losers. On the flip side many believe a no-cut policy would simply guarantee students the right to participate and learn. Not cutting doesn’t stop starters being based on demonstrated ability. Not-cutting would ensure that the lesser skilled would …


Podcast #8 – What’s your offensive & defensive scheme and why?

Posted On Jun 5 2016 by

Podcast #8 – What’s your offensive & defensive scheme and why? What is your offensive and defensive scheme and why do you run it? There are many different approaches and systems out there, so why do you run what you run, I think it comes down to philosophy and what type of players you have. Yes, what type of players do you have, tailor your scheme to their strengths and weaknesses. Many people look at our offensive and say it’s not a scheme or system it’s a lot of plays put together without any system, but they are so wrong, …


Podcast #7 – What are looking to get out of Spring Football

Posted On May 22 2016 by

Podcast #7 – What are looking to get out of Spring Football So what do you want to get out of spring football? Is it just another 20 days of practice or is it something bigger? I believe you have to have spring football goals just like season goals, so what are those goals. For us we wanted to continue our push of becoming a united team that plays for each other not a bunch of individuals looking out for themselves. We wanted to improve our defensive play: become an aggressive, hard hitting group that reacts instead of thinking first. …


Podcast #6 -Creating an image your program will be noted for

Posted On May 15 2016 by

Podcast #6 -Creating an image your program will be noted for Creating an image your program will be noted for So how do you want people to respond when someone is asking or talking about your program? What does your program stand for? How is it described. You have to create that image, market it and build it each and every day. So how do you want people to response when some ask about your program? Our mission or image that we want to be remember by is a tough, aggressive football team that Nevers quits and never backs down …


Podcast # 5 – Why do you coach

Posted On May 9 2016 by

Podcast # 5 – Why do you coach Why do you coach Why is it that you coach? How did you decide to coach? Ask yourself what is the main reason I coach? Is it the completion, staying around the game, Friday night games, what is it? I would hope you coach because you want to make a difference in the student/athlete. Listen to the podcast for the rest of the story…… What to keep up to date with all our new content and valuable resources add your email address to our insiders list of coaches. Go to our website: …