Coach Darlington: Spread Seriesby Rick Darlington
What do you get when you combine one of the most potent single wing offenses in all of high school football with current spread principles? A nightmare for defenses. In this course, nationally renowned single wing guru Rick Darlington shares how he has meshed his single wing roots with popular spread concepts.
Rick Darlington, Head Football Coach of Apopka High School (FL), has a 179-62 overall record which includes a 132-36 mark in 13 years coaching the Blue Darters of Apopka over two stints. He has won three state championships (2001, 2012, 2014), gone to three Class 8A title games in a row and coached multiple NCAA Division I players. In 2003, he was named the Associated Press Georgia Coach of the Year and won the Athlon Florida Coach of the Year in 2012. Darlington’s offense is legendary, in 2013 Apopka scored 752 points in 15 games averaging more than 50 points and rushed for over 6,000 yards.