Category Archives: Football Plays

Looking for new football plays? Here, you’ll discover a complete collection of football plays for offense, defense, and special teams. Whether you coach Pop Warner or Varsity High School, this section will have a ton of material you can add to your playbook.

Singleback Big – Outside Zone

Play Type:   Zone Run Setup The outside zone, combined with the inside zone, is the basis for any zone blocking scheme. It isn’t variety and trickery you’re relying on here, but rather execution from your offensive line and vision from your running back. This is a solid playcall in any situation aside from third and…

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Shotgun Trips TE – Spacing

Play Type:  Quick Pass Setup Another quick, high percentage play that fits perfectly within the west coast philosophy, this play uses horizontal spacing to open up receivers for a quick catch. This play is best used on 1st and 10, when you want to pick up a couple yards and get your team in good…

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I Form Big – PA Power O Waggle Left

Play Type: Playaction Pass Setup Once you’ve beaten the defense down with your power running game, its time to take advantage of those safeties creeping up to the line and hit the defense with a playaction pass. This particular pass has a bunch of big targets available for the quarterback, with two tight ends running…

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4-3 Defense – Freeky Fire Zone Blitz

Play Type: Zone Blitz Setup An exotic blitz that will expose all but the most disciplined offensive lines. Effective on all passing downs.   Execution For this play the defense will come out in their cover 1 alignment, with the strong safety up in the box, and the free safety back deep in centerfield. Defensive…

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3-4 Defense – Cover 4 Zone

Play Type: Zone Coverage Setup When the offense is looking to complete a deep pass – 3rd and long, or at the end of a half or the game – this is a fantastic playcall. While it leaves the underneath routes open, with all four members of the secondary back, it’s very difficult for the…

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