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TEAM CLINIC
A Kick Return System
Bernie Anderson, Head Coach
An overview of special teams philosophy, NMU’s kick return system, and off-season drills.
 
Man-to-Man Teaching Progression
Chadd Braine, Def. Coordinator
An overview of defensive back fundamentals with an emphasis on bump and cushion coverage.
 
Playing on the Offensive Line
Jeff Duvendeck, Off. Coordinator
Covers the characteristics and fundamentals demanded of NMU offensive lineman.
 
Coaching Running Backs
Eric Duchaj, RB Coach
An Overview of the basic techniques and drills used to develop running backs.
 
The NMU Outside Linebacker
Matt Bush, OLB Coach
An overview of outside linebacker play, including how to take on blocks, tackle and rush the passer.
 
NMU Defensive Line Play: A 5-Point Progression
Ethan Jeros, D Line Coach
Covers the five-point progression designed to stop the run and rush the passer.
 
The Words of a Champion Part I
Tom Wender, Linebackers Coach
MHSFCA Hall of Fame coach discusses building a successful program and how to change a losing attitude.
 
The Words of a Champion Part II
Tom Wender, Linebackers Coach
MHSFCA Hall of Fame coach discusses responsibility of the head coach and gives advice to young coaches.
 
Turning Adversity Into Opportunity
Bernie Anderson, Head Coach
Coach Anderson discusses how to turn adversity into opportunity, and the three questions that are the foundation of the NMU program.
 
Coaching Quarterbacks
Dan Mettlach, Quarterbacks Coach
An Overview of the basic techniques and drills used to develop quarterbacks.
 
Linebacker Drops in the Traditional 3-Deep Zone
Chadd Braine, Def. Coordinator
An overview of linebacker play in the 3-deep zone including adjustments to one-back sets and trips.
 
NMU Football Championship Manual: Part I
NMU Football Staff
Provides guidelines for success on and off the field. Covers Academics, Body Maintenance and Character/Attitude.
 
NMU Football Championship Manual: Part II
NMU Football Staff
Provides guidelines for success on and off the field. Covers Speed/Strength/Football Skills and Knowledge of the Game.
 
The Equipment Manager
John Tessaro, Equip. Manager
How the role of the equipment manager has changed, and how it impacts the team.
 
Coach/Athletic Trainer Relationship
Kris Rowe, ATC
Discusses the dynamics of the coach/athletic trainer relationship.
 
Hydration
Kris Rowe, ATC
Discusses the importance of hydration and important strategies regarding proper hydration.
 
Updated: Jul 02, 2010, 11:27 AM ET

SWAT Series Part 2: Blended 4-2-5 and 3-3-5

Gino Arcaro

CLN Consultant, Head coach, Niagara X-Men

 

I. Leaner/Meaner

The purpose and benefit of the defensive SWAT team is to use leaner/meaner players and a leaner/meaner playbook. The SWAT system is multi-dimensional and includes unlimited capacity. This eliminates the confusion of installing opponent-specific systems every week. Opponent-specific systems require too much change and are too demanding to learn/master.

 

The SWAT system is learner-friendly. The core never changes. The same system is used weekly but it can conform and adapt without changing the system.

 

II. Merging with “Base”

The SWAT team is a 5-defensive back concept that includes both the 4-2-5 and 3-3-5. SWAT is centered on the use and realignment of 3 defenders - two strong safeties and one box defender. A strict teaching progression is used to install the SWAT team. First, a base 4-3 is taught, forming the CONTENT. It represents the learning point of reference.

 

The SWAT team is a derivative of the base that merges two concepts: (i) the 4-defensive back and 5-defensive back concept, and (ii) the 4-2-5 and 3-3-5 defenses.



















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