Defensive Line Drill & Technique Manualby Rick Stewart
This is CHAPTER 9 of the Complete, 300-page playbook
EASILY go from 4-4 to a 4-2-5 to a 3-4 Defense !
Matches up with the READ & REACT videos on CoachTube.
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DEFENSIVE LINEMEN (24 pages)
Philosophy leads into the 9-step progression of what a D-Lineman must master on every play:
(1) Pre-Snap Plan; (2) Alignment; (3) Stance; (4) Get-Off; (5) Hands; (6) Lock & Separate; (7) Escape; (8) Pursuit; (9) Tackle
There are 13 different techniques to use against Run Blocks that are explained in great detail. Then the manual describes the techniques to use versus:
--> DRIVE, DOWN, & REACH BLOCKS vs 0, 1, 2i, 2, 3, 4i, 5, 6, and 7 technique
--> TRAPS & KICKOUTS
--> DOUBLE TEAMS & SCOOPS
The next secion is STIMULUS-RESPONSE versus all the above mentioned blocks.
3 pages detailing pass rush techniques
Over 30 drills to use during your INDIVIDUAL sessions, followed by drills to do in group sessions
Coach Stewart has been a football coach for 27 years, 22 at the high school level including 16 as a head coach. He took three losing programs to playoffs.
--> Won 9 games with a Pennslyvania team that hadn't won 9 games since 1982 and had only won 8 games in 5 years
--> Won 40 games in 5 years, first playoff win in 100-year school history, and back-to-back section title games at school that had won 8 games in 5 years
--> Took 0-27 Corcoran to undefeated league title in his second season. Coaching staff remained after Stewart left and won 3 consecutive section titles
--> During his absence, McFarland went 1-19. Stewart led them to their 4th playoff in 2004. This was McFarland's last winning season
--> Took 0-24 McFarland team to its 3rd playoff in 75 years in 1999. (Stewart took a 3-year hiatus after that season)
Stewart also has coached basketball, serving as AAU director for girls basketball in California and tutored seven girls to D-1 scholarships. He understands what coaches want and his company, ALL ACCESS COACHING, is all about helping the next generation of coaches.