Archive | November, 2013

The Pistol Disadvantage

With the play of Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers, at least the 2012 play of Kaepernick, it looks as if NFL defenses have caught up this year; The Pistol Offense and thus Pistol Flexbone has taken some high school and college campuses by storm. The two areas that have been most heavily affected are […]

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The Brotherhood: Navy Football Episode Nine

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Georgia Southern Rushes for 429 In The Swamp; Wins 26-20

Kevin Ellison ran for two touchdowns, Jerick McKinnon had a huge score late and Georgia Southern stunned Florida 26-20 Saturday in what will go down as the worst loss in school history. No lower-division team had ever beaten the Gators, who won their previous seven games against Football Championship Subdivision teams by an average of 45 points. So […]

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Reynolds Sets NCAA Record in 58-52 Win

Keenan Reynolds set an NCAA record by scoring seven rushing touchdowns, including the game winner in the third overtime, and Navy downed San Jose State 58-52 on Friday night. Reynolds rushed for 240 yards on 36 carries, becoming the fourth quarterback in Navy history to run for more than 1,000 yards and pass for more than […]

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Gators to Deal With Triple Threat (Georgia Southern)

Another week, another opponent of the Flexbone triple option opponent admitting they’ve had to prepare to defend the offense since the summer. This time the Florida Gators. We’ve seen similar comments already this season made by Syracuse. Miami, Duke, Toledo, and Clemson. I’m sure the list could be considerably, longer, if I would have collected the articles from the entire […]

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Georgia Tech Offense Adds to Challenge for Alabama A&M

It’s tough enough that Alabama A&M is “playing up,” a Football Championship Series team going up against a Football Bowl Series team like Georgia Tech. What complicates the issue even more this Saturday as the Bulldogs (4-7) travel to Atlanta for the 12:30 CST kickoff against the Yellow Jackets (6-4) is the diabolical anachronism that is Tech’s […]

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Game Day Responsibilities: (B-Backs Coach)

After personally running over three dozen camps and working with over 100 schools in the last few years as an association, one of the biggest areas coaches require assistance is how to call the offense, and how to utilize your assistant coaches on game day. An intimate understanding of the complete offense is paramount, but all […]

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