Chad Wilt - Pass Rush Fundamentalsby Lauren's First and Goal
Coach Chad Wilt breaks down the 5 different components to the pass rush. Includes fundamentals, moves and drills to work on. Focusing on improving the pass rushing craft. He covers a variety of techniques involving moves, counter moves, twists, and answers questions that can help create a better pass rusher.
Chad Wilt joined the University of Minnesota football staff in January 2020. He serves as Minnesota’s defensive line coach. Wilt, who has nearly two decades of coaching experience, comes to Minnesota after one year coaching the defensive line at Cincinnati. He has also coached the defensive line at Army West Point, Maryland, Ball State, Richmond, Virginia, Liberty and Central Connecticut State.
During his lone year at Cincinnati, Wilt was part of a defensive staff which led the American Athletic Conference in total defense. The Bearcats posted 96 tackles for loss and 31 sacks on the season, as Cincinnati won 11 games for only the fourth time in school history. Cincinnati allowed only 138.6 rushing yards per game and yielded only 15 rushing touchdowns in 14 games. The Bearcats, which allowed only 20.6 points per game, earned the American Athletic Conference East Division title, won the TicketSmarter Birmingham Bowl and ended the season ranked No. 21 in the AP poll.