Play Type:     Quarterback Drill


To teach the quarterback how to execute a three step drop.


The quarterback will line up with a football, holding it out in front just as he would upon receiving a snap.

quarterback drop


  1. The quarterback will snap the ball, opening up and taking a step back with his right leg.
  2. He will then begin bringing the left leg back, taking a crossover step over the right leg as he brings it back one more step.
  3. After the last step, he will plant his feet and simulate going into his throwing motion

Coaching Tips

It’s vital the quarterback stays low, as this will give him better mobility and balance.

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