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Today, we’re going to discuss a variety of football drills that are ideal for helping your wide receivers become more skilled and prepared for game time! Back to the Wall Drill During this football drill, the receiver turns his back and on command by the quarterback – you can just use the term “ball” – [...]
We’ve all seen it before, your receiver runs the route you drew up, quarterback delivers it perfectly, and it’s a catch – well short of the first down line. Field awareness is an incredibly important part of route running, and you’ll notice very quickly that receivers with great field awareness quickly become favorite targets of [...]
There are physical advantages that make the truly great receivers exceptional – like Randy Moss for example. And it is possible to improve your speed and quickness – but for the most part what separates great receivers from good ones is their level of concentration, and their consistency in maintaining that level of concentration. That’s [...]
One of the best ways we can develop the skills to excel in a game situation, is to put our players in a situation much more difficult than anything they would see in a game. One rule of thumb I like to always keep in mind is that by the time gametime rolls around it [...]
While you don’t want to rely on your receivers being able to pull off the spectacular catch, it can be a huge momentum swing when somehow a receiver snags a ball they had no business getting their hands on. And while we don’t make it a huge focus in practice, we don’t spend sometime every [...]