Deonte Gibson- Edge Setting Emphasisby Lauren's First and Goal
Former NFL player and current outside linebackers and defensive ends coach for the University of Akron Deonte Gibson coaches up the edge setting emphasis for the Zips defense. He covers the in’s and out’s of setting the edge and coaches topics on pre snap routine, mirror steps, transitions, and also does a deep dive into 2 man and 3 man surfaces. Coach Gibson has made a career out of coaching linebackers and defensive lineman to perform due to the techniques and responsibilities he instills into them of setting the edge on defense. If you are looking to get your defensive front to start understanding the concepts of setting the edge, click Book this Course to get the breakdown to take your team to a winning level.
Deonte Gibson is the outside linebackers and defensive ends coach for the University of Akron. Coach Gibson graduated from Northwestern in 2015 and went on to play for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Detroit Lions in 2016. He became a defensive graduate assistant for Northwestern in 2017 and 2018. In 2019, Gibson was the defensive line coach for Eastern Illinois.