Top-Down Mindset: Teaching WR`s Coverages

by IHSFCA Illinois High School Football Coaches Association
Top-Down Mindset: Teaching WR`s Coverages


Do you want your Wide Receivers to be able to successfully find gaps in the opposing defense's secondary? Then you've come to the right place! In this course, Coach Mark Philmore II reveals ways to teach your Wide Receivers to analyze the defensive formation presnap to run efficient routes. He teaches how to analyze the defensive formation's depth, alignment, and demeanor to enable your receivers to be successful.


The Coach

Mark Philmore II | Eastern Illinois University | Wide Receivers Coach

Eastern Illinois
* Hired as assistant football coach in January 2019
* Will coach wide receivers and serve as recruiting coordinator at EIU
* Coached All-OVC Newcomer selection (Isaiah Hill)
* Wide receiver unit had ten different players catch passes during the season
* Wide receiver Isaiah Hill ranked 32nd in FCS in receptions per game 
* Wide receiver Isaiah Hill had a high of 15 receptions in a game (tied for 5th most in school history)
* Three players had 100-yard receiving games during the season

Prior to Eastern Illinois
* Coached wide receivers at University of Dayton (2017-18)
* Helped team post a 6-5 record in 2018
* Coached wide receivers at West Virginia Wesleyan (2016)
* Coached professionally in India and Poland (2010-15)
* Helped teams play in six league championship games, winning three
* Import Player / Coach with Panthers Wroclaw in Poland
* Head Coach of Coaches / Coaching Consultant with Elite Football League of India
* Wide Receivers Coach with EFT Sports Performance (2009)

* Played football at Northwestern University (2002-05)
* Helped Northwestern play in the Motor City Bowl (2003) and Sun Bowl (2005)
* Two-time All-Big Ten selection at wide receiver 
* Ended NU career fourth all-time in receptions and fifth all-time in receiving yards
* Signed professional contract with Chicago Bears (2006-09)
* Bachelor's Degree from Northwestern in 2006
* Native of Reynoldsburg, Ohio

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24 hours on-demand video
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Course Info

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Caterory: Football/Wide Receiver Skills
Bookings: 12
Videos: 15