Course 11: Intermediate Passing Gameby Adam Mathieson
LEFT COAST SPREAD / WING-T SYSTEM
Multiple Formation, Gap Blocking, Quick Passing, PAP / Screen team that uses multiple Tempos
The Intermediate Passing Series is our deeper passing game combining deeper drops by the QB with deeper routes by the WR. Routes are designed to hit for medium to long gains.
Adding these FOUR concepts to the system improved the passing game from 1500 to over 3000 yards per season
Coach applies traditional Progression reading to all 4 Concepts.
QUARTERBACK drops back from the Gun:
- First 3 steps are Punch, Reach, Cross, Plant to throw the initial RHYTHM route ....
- QB then resets to throw the Second route in sequence
- If nothing is open, he progresses to the third route in the progression
- Speed Dig Concept
- Post - Dig Concept
- Dig - Post Concept
SHALLOW / MESH
- Motion man
Coach Mathieson will be entering his 12th year as head coach and 13th year as Athletic Director for MVHS. Previously he led Ferndale High School to a 9-2 record, league title, and state quarterfinal appearance. He also was a college QB coach at Western Washington University (2004-2006).
Overall, Coach Mathieson is the winningest coach in Mtn. View history, compiling an 91-44 overall record (53-17 League Record), five league championships, nine post season berths, and three top 5 state finishes.
Coach Mathieson has received 7 coach-of-the-year awards, including Washington State Football Coaches Association District 1 and Northwest League Coach of the Year and the prestigious 2015 United States Marine Corps and Glazier Football Clinics Semper Fi Coaches award.