Shallow Screen

Shallow Screen Looking for a safe 3rd and Long play, an easy completion to boost your QB’s confidence, or just want to get your best player the ball in space? If so, the shallow screen is a great play to have in the arsenal. I have seen this route more and more the last 2…

Stanford’s Post Wheel Play-Action

Stanford’s Post Wheel Play-Action In order to have a great play-action game, you must be able to run the ball effectively. One of the best teams at establishing the line of scrimmage and running the ball is Stanford, which is why their play-action game is lethal. Most people don’t think of Stanford as a great…

Ole Miss Naked Flood Concept

Ole Miss Naked Flood Concept If you have watched Ole Miss play, one of their base plays is the buck sweep. They love to pin the defensive end with a wing or wide receiver in short motion and crack with another receiver who is in a condensed split. Here is an example of that run…

Different Smash Variations

Different Smash Variations Smash is one of the most common passing concepts out there and a very easy read for the QB. If this is one of your base concepts, there are many different variations and looks you can run with the smash concept which makes it hard on a defense but the reads for…

Combining your Screen and Go with Y Cross

Combining your Screen and Go with Y Cross The Y Cross play has been a staple of Air Raid teams for a long time and has yielded great results for them. Due to the success of this play, today’s spread teams are starting to incorporate this concept into their offense. The play is also starting…

Post Wheel Play-Action off the Jet Sweep

Post Wheel Play-Action off the Jet Sweep One play that is becoming extremely popular in college football is the jet sweep. It’s a great play that stretches the defense horizontally and changes the offensive strength right at the snap which makes it very difficult for the defense to adjust. Many teams will adjust with the…

Oklahoma’s Double Screen

Oklahoma’s Double Screen If you have watched Oklahoma one thing that really stands out is they don’t want any wasted plays. On most of their plays they have at least two options to be able to adjust to anything the defense throws at them. They do the same thing with their screen game. This analysis…

Alabama’s Naked Screen

Alabama’s Naked Screen Almost every team in the country runs some type of naked or bootleg off their favorite running plays. It’s a great compliment to your running game and it is also an easy way to get the ball to the flats. With that being said, why not get people out in front blocking?…

Oklahoma’s Counter Swing RPO

Oklahoma’s Counter Swing RPO Run Pass Options are the newest trend in football these days and Oklahoma uses another one off the Counter Trey. Not exactly how Joe Gibbs and the Redskins envisioned the counter trey evolving but definitely an effective concept. You are pairing a smash mouth football play, the counter trey, with an…