Developing Linebackers presents an in-depth analysis of how coaches can teach linebacker fundamentals and techniques, while installing an attitude of toughness and aggressiveness in their athletes. Using both on-the-board and on-the-field player demonstrations, the DVD covers the proper mental approach for sound linebacker play and provides a step-by-step teaching progression for developing the key skills utilized by linebackers.
Among the topics covered:
- Linebackers as leaders
- Player-coach relationship
- Mental aspects of linebacker play
- Skills teaching progression
- Underkeying the offensive line
- Blocker control & escape
- Tackling fundamentals.
DVD / 39 minutesAuthor:
Kenwick Thompson (The University of California-Berkeley)