Offensive Line Run Blockingby Art Kehoe
Offensive Line Run Blocking offers a detailed overview of the fundamentals and techniques that are involved in effective run blocking. Featuring one of the most respected coaches in the game, this course also includes a series of proven drills that are designed to develop the essential skills attendant to sound run blocking. Using on-the-field player demonstrations, each drill is explained and covered in a way that is both easy to understand and apply.
Among the topics covered:
Fit and finish
Defensive lineman drive, direction, and finish drill
Linebacker drive, direction, and finish drill
The pulling drill
Art Kehoe is the assistant head coach and offensive line coach at the University of Mississippi, a position he assumed in 2006. Prior to joining the Rebels’ staff, he coached at the University of Miami for 25 years. A 1982 graduate of the University of Miami, where he was a two-year letter winner as an offensive guard and served as the Canes’ offensive captain in his senior season, he began his coaching career at his alma mater in 1981 as a student assistant. During his tenure working with the offensive line at UM, Kehoe produced six players who received first team All-American honors, plus 18 more who went on to play professionally, 14 All-Big East honorees, one Outland Trophy winner, and the 2002 Rimington Award winner. Kehoe served on the staff of all five UM football national championship teams. Two Heisman Trophy winners and six of the eight 1,000-yard rushers in the history of Miami football passed or rushed behind the blocking of Kehoe’s offensive linemen. Kehoe is widely respected as one of the top assistant coaches in the game.