RPOs don't have to be complex. A single play with a few concepts can sometimes be enough.
Mike Martz breaks down what he sees as essential quarterback fundamentals during the 2017 USA Football National Conference
The slant route is a difficult throw for many young quarterbacks as the pass is sent to a window where the receiver will soon be, often before the receiver is even out of his break.
Former NFL and college coach Terry Shea introduces the workouts he uses with his QBs, including how to build balance and movement with this shuffling drill.
Former NFL and college coach Terry Shea introduces the workouts he uses with his QBs, including how to perform a proper stance arrow.
Former NFL and college coach Terry Shea introduces the workouts he uses with his QBs, including how to evade a rush and keep the eyes downfield.
Watch how Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers take advantage of one-on-one coverage to strike for a big play.
Former NFL and college coach Terry Shea introduces the workouts he uses with his QBs. In this knee down passing drill, quarterbacks work on grip, release point, shoulder rotation and targeting.
Teach quarterbacks how to warm up the right way.
Former NFL and college coach Terry Shea introduces the workouts he uses with his QBs, including drills to improve a QB's 3-step drop.
A quarterback’s world inside the pocket is never perfect. Often, the QB must adjust his setup location inside the pocket in order to release the football. This drill works the necessary footwork to realign a proper stance arrow in order to make an accurate pass.
The Over the Net drill helps quarterbacks practice their 5- and 7-step drops then release the ball from a high point.
Former NFL and college coach Terry Shea introduces the workouts he uses with his QBs, including drills to improve footwork.
Former NFL and college coach Terry Shea introduces the workouts he uses with his QBs, including how to go through progressions to find the checkdown receiver
As more offenses move to spread formations and quick passes in space, it is important for young quarterbacks to work on developing the proper mechanics to throw a bubble screen.
The Over the Goal Post Drill teaches quarterbacks to establish a high release while focusing on tight spirals within their throws.
Basic quarterback running plays from the shotgun formation.
Teach quarterbacks to exaggerate the arm action needed on a bubble screen. USA Football and the Miami Dolphins present a series of drills the Dolphins use that are applicable to any level of the sport.
Basic advantages of using a spread offense.
Developing elite play within the quarterback position.
Teach quarterbacks how to receive a shotgun snap and drop back appropriately.
Teach quarterbacks the proper footwork to slide left or right in the pocket and still make an accurate throw. USA Football and Northwestern University present a series of drills the Wildcats use that are applicable to any level of the sport.
Teach quarterbacks how to receive a shotgun snap and throw a quick screen.
Three trajectories that quarterbacks use when passing.
Teach quarterbacks how to execute an out route throw off play action, including proper footwork. USA Football and the Carolina Panthers present a series of drills the Panthers use that are applicable to any level of the sport.
Teach quarterbacks how to escape the rush and make an accurate throw on the run outside the pocket. USA Football and the Carolina Panthers present a series of drills the Panthers use that are applicable to any level of the sport.
Teach quarterbacks how to properly maneuver around a pass rush while staying in the pocket and maintaining proper technique. USA Football and the Carolina Panthers present a series of drills the Panthers use that are applicable to any level of the sport.
Basic mechanics of quarterbacks.
Teach quarterbacks how to properly move around in the pocket while staying in the ready position.
Proper footwork for quarterbacks.
Develop the skills and techniques of their quarterbacks.
Former NFL and college coach Terry Shea introduces the workouts he uses with his QBs, including how to properly warm up.
Welcome to 2-Minute Drill presented by USA Football. In this episode, we talk about how to adjust pass plays for youth football.
Welcome to 2-Minute Drill presented by USA Football. In this episode, we talk about how to adjust pass plays for youth football.
How quickly a quarterback can get rid of the ball when passing.
Impact that the eyes can have on a quarterback’s play.
What coaches can do off the field to enhance the ability of the quarterback to be successful.
Strength workouts and goals for Quarterbacks.
Teach quarterbacks and wide receivers how to work slot route combinations against a competitive defense.
Get the ball to the running back in a position to instantly run downhill.
Ways to manage and develop quarterbacks.
Basic fundamental passing mechanics are the foundation of every great NFL quarterback.
Various drills designed to improve quarterback skill and reading ability.
Quarterbacks must sell the run in order to freeze the defense and have time to get to proper depth during a play-action fake.
Quarterbacks need to sell the fake to make the bootleg work.
Watch as Peyton Manning displays the proper mechanics for a shotgun sweep handoff.
A comprehensive overview of how to develop an integrated and fully dimensional passing attack that is designed to provide quarterbacks with the necessary tools to be successful, as well as covering topics such as control coverages, pass protection, easy completions, and possesion passing.
Former NFL quarterback Jake Plummer was known as "The Snake" for his ability to slip away from would-be tacklers and buy more time in the pocket. Sometimes, though, that resulted in getting hit by someone he didn't see coming. Plummer discusses how quarterbacks - and youth football players in general - can adapt to absorbing contact in every day activities.
Teach quarterbacks to exaggerate the arm action needed on a bubble screen.
A comprehensive overview of the fundamentals and individual techniques necessary to execute seven basic quarterback running plays from the shotgun formation. The DVD explains and illustrates how to run these various plays vs. even, odd, and 3-3 defensive fronts. The DVD also features a detailed film analysis of each of the seven run plays.
Teach effective play-action passing.
Gunter Brewer discusses proper 3-step passing routes.
Morris Watts talks quarterback development
Mike Price talks about quarterback fundamentals.
Teach proper quarterback throwing mechanics.
Build a quarterback from the ground up.
The 3-step drop is a basic quarterback fundamental.
Help your QB be effective in the red zone
Getting QBs and receivers on the same page.
Teach your quarterbacks the right steps to run the spread offense.
Learn how to develop effective passing-game plans.
Emphasizing the need for and value of learning through repetition, consistency, and identifying the drills that will address the individual weaknesses of a particular player, the video presents a series of proven drills that are designed to enhance the basic skills that are essential to sound quarterbacking.
In an easy- to-understand and apply manner, the video examines the primary philosophies of the modern passing game and breaks down the key factors inherent in sound passing.
The Ultimate Quarterback Throwing Drill video offers an exceptional resource for football coaches who want to improve the ability of their quarterbacks to throw the ball effectively.
Quarterback Footwork Drills features a proven program for developing a quarterback’s foot speed during the off-season. In an easy-to-understand and apply manner, the video explains and demonstrates each drill in detail.
The video addresses how coaches can teach their quarterbacks a wide variety of topics, ranging from the quarterback’s pre-snap thought process to proper footwork and drops to proper throwing mechanics.
Designed to help prepare quarterbacks for the physical, motor, and mental demands that they will face in practice and games, the 18 drills presented in the video cover a wide range of technical skills
The New Millennium Offense Series: Vol. #2—Developing the Quarterback provides individual instruction on the best drills, techniques, and strategies related to preparing the quarterback for actual game-day decision-making and execution.
Featuring four separate video programs, the video addresses four key areas of concern for quarterbacks in the West Coast offense—3-5-7 step drops and roll-out passing actions; reading defenses; targeting and trajectory; and play-action passes.
Using on-the-field player demonstrations, the video offers step-by-step instructions concerning how youth football coaches can develop the throwing mechanics and proper footwork for their quarterbacks
In a step-by-step manner, the video explains and demonstrates how coaches can enhance the ability of their quarterbacks to execute these key aspects of a quarterback play.
Correcting 11 Common Errors is designed as an instructional tool for coaches who want to better understand what deficiencies may exist in the passing mechanics of their quarterbacks and how to fix them.
Air Raid Offense: Quarterback Daily Basics provides an in-depth overview of the skills and attributes necessary to effectively play the quarterback position in this explosive offensive system.
The video is designed as a step-by-step resource for quarterback coaches who want to get the most from their available practice time.
Quarterback Execution of the Spot & Rub Swing Concepts reviews two key concepts that can be employed in a successful passing attack.
The video reviews and demonstrates the proper passing mechanics for throwing a spiral with power and accuracy.
The video reviews how Wing-T coaches can teach the key factors in quarterback play, including such basics as hand-up from center, concealing the football, handoff technique, faking, meshing, and proper passing technique.
Drill Progression for Quarterbacks provides a visual demonstration, with narrative explanations, of a comprehensive battery of fundamental drills for quarterbacks.
Coaching the Quarterback in the Shotgun Spread Offense presents an overview of the philosophy, techniques, and drills that coaches can use to develop a quarterback in the shotgun spread offense.
he video discusses the football and mechanics involved in quarterback drops both from under the center and from a shotgun formation.
Video footage is often used by coaches to teach quarterback play. Quarterback Development: Understanding the Basics presents an overview of the key factors involved in sound quarterback play
Quarterback Play In the Spread Triple Option provides an overview of the key factors involved in sound quarterback play in each of the three phases of the triple option executed from the spread formation.
Quarterback Fundamentals: From Snap to Finish offers a resource for coaches who want to better understand the key elements involved in sound quarterback play.
Fixing a Quarterback’s Passing Mechanics offers a step-by-step review of the intricate mechanics and techniques involved in the dropback passing game.
Teaching Quarterback Throwing Mechanics in Five Easy Steps features the five-step approach that one of the most respected quarterback coaches in the game uses to teach proper throwing mechanics
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Effective Practice Drills & Techniques for Quarterbacks presents a thorough overview of the 10 basic fundamentals involved in throwing the football.
Essential Quarterback Training details a systematic, easy-to-understand teaching progression that coaches can employ to develop the key attributes of sound quarterback play.
Quarterback Drills and Techniques provides a detailed overview of the key factors involved in sound quarterback play
Skills and Drills for the Passing Quarterback offers a series of more than 25 drills designed to develop the key attributes of “complete” quarterback play
Winning Quarterback Footwork and Throwing Drills features a series of game-tested drills that should be done on at least a weekly basis to improve the footwork and throwing skills of quarterbacks
Training the Quarterback presents a detailed overview of proven methods for teaching the basic fundamentals and techniques essential for sound quarterback play.
Using the alphabet as an instructional aid, The ABCs of Quarterback Play details 26 factors that contribute to sound quarterback play.
Coaching the Wing-T Quarterback features a two-volume series of videos that presents a detailed overview of how wing-T coaches can effectively enhance the skill level of their quarterbacks.
Quarterback Fundamentals and Intangibles offers an exceptional resource on the key factors involved in developing a successful quarterback.
Quarterback Footwork Drills features a series of game-tested drills designed to develop the basic fundamentals and techniques essential to sound footwork in the quarterback position.
Fundamental Quarterback Drills and Exercises features a series of game-tested tools that coaches can employ to enhance the key skills and techniques of their quarterbacks.
Quarterback Upper-Body Mechanics presents a detailed overview of the key factors involved in sound upper-body mechanics in quarterback play.
Quarterback Lower-Body Mechanics provides a detailed overview of the key factors involved in sound lower-body mechanics in quarterback play
Coaching the Quarterback: Guidelines and Tips for All Competitive Levels provides a detailed resource for coaches who want to enhance the ability of their quarterbacks to execute the skills and techniques that are essential to sound quarterback play.