WIDE ZONE (OUTSIDE ZONE) by Coach Paul Alexanderby ProCoach.Network
WIDE ZONE (Outside Zone)
This course teaches the techniques and coaching points of the WIDE ZONE play. Wide Zone is similar, yet very different, than the OUTSIDE ZONE in philosophy, approach, technique and reads.
It’s a play that Alex Gibbs “invented” and is a staple of many NFL teams and teams at all levels of football.
Coach Paul Alexander is a 36 year veteran NFL and major college football coach. An Academic All-American football player, he began coaching at Penn State, then University of Michigan and Central Michigan before taking on his first NFL coaching assignment with the New York Jets in 1991. For the next 23 years he was the offensive line coach of the Cincinnati Bengals where he helped set a number of NFL and club records … it’s a tenure unheard of in modern day coaching cycles. In 2015 Alexander was featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated in its article: “The Mozart behind the Bengals 6-0 record”. In 2017, Pro Football Focus ranked his offensive line #1 statistically in pass protection over the 11 year life of their measure; also in 2017, he was once again recognized by Sports Illustrated as the top offensive line coach in the business and named to their “Dream Team Coaching Staff”. In 2018, Alexander joined the Dallas Cowboys as their offensive line coach. Proud coach of 15 Pro Bowlers+alts over 26 years in the NFL.