Open-Field Tackling Technique & Drillsby Kyle Williams
Open-Field Tackling Technique & Drills details how defenders should tackle an opposing ball carrier or pass receiver in the open field, as well as how to stay outside-in. The instructional coaching videos review the key factors involved in open-field tackling, including how to play in space if the ballcarrier’s pads are at the defender. This course also features several game-tested drills that coaches can employ to develop the essential aspects of sound open-field tackling.
Among the topics covered:
The shimmy • Near foot • Outside-in tackling • Alley tempo • Profile tackling • Cut tackling • Tackling pass receivers