Tight End Fundamentalsby John Strollo
Coach John Strollo and Tony DeMeo continue their series on Football fundamentals. In this 2 part video, the Coaches use game and practice video from Coach Strollo's days the Tight End Coach at Penn State under Head Coach Bill O'Brien.
John Strollo is the smartest and best OL Coach in Football. That includes the NFL. He is WAY better than anyone from the top colleges in the country." Jim McNally
Over his career of 40+ years developed a reputation as being one of the best Offensive Line Coaches in College Football - and, as some claim, ALL of Football.
Most recently, Coach Strollo was the Offensive Line Coach at Louisburg College in Louisburg, NC. Prior to Louisburg, Strollo was the Offensive Line Coach at Ball State (2011, 2014-2016) and was the Tight End Coach on the Staff of Bill O'Brien at Penn State in 2012 and 2013. During the 2012 campaign, PENN STATE tight ends unit that led the nation with 83 receptions, helping the Nittany Lions lead the Big Ten in total offense (437.0 ypg) and ranking second in scoring (32.6 ppg) in conference games. Kyle Carter was a consensus first-team Freshman All-American and a first-team All-Big Ten honoree and true freshman Jesse James was an honorable-mention Freshman All-American and tied the school season record for a tight end with five touchdown receptions
Strollo's coaching career also includes stints at Elon, Duke, Cornell, Maine, Lafayette, UMass, Northeastern, Washburn and Springfield College. He began his coaching career Middletown South (N.J.) High School in 1977.