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Navy Breakdown Against Notre Dame: Fourth Quarter

The Navy offense played exactly the type of game they needed to play last Saturday to come away with the win in South Bend. They controlled the ball, controlled the clock and the pace of play. They also had zero turnovers and zero penalties. Navy finishes with 70 carries for 331 yards, 6-9 passing for […]

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Navy Breakdown Against Notre Dame: Third Quarter

Navy fought Notre Dame tooth and nail for four quarters on Saturday. They came up on the short end of a 38-34 contest as their final drive stalled in Notre Dame territory. Navy’s offense proved to be efficient in the first half. Their two first quarter drives (analysis here) produced a touchdown and a punt. […]

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Navy Breakdown Against Notre Dame: Second Quarter

I wrote yesterday about the tremendous gameplan and execution the Navy offense in their narrow defeat by Notre Dame on Saturday. Navy only had two drives in the first half. One resulted in a touchdown, the other ended in a punt, as the offense got themselves behind the sticks with a sack on a 1st […]

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Navy Breakdown Against Notre Dame: First Quarter

I wrote very briefly on Saturday following Navy’s tough loss to Notre Dame, that the effort and execution of the entire Navy team was truly remarkable. Although the record doesn’t yet show the result of the work these guys put in, they are still in position to retain the CIC trophy and they will give […]

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Navy Runs for 331 Yards Against Notre Dame

In an effort that came up just short from another upset over Notre Dame. It was clear if you watched the game that Navy was a play or two short from winning the game. The Flexbone Offense, the fine Navy coaches and players nearly pulled this one out. – Scott Jazdzewski Navy’s triple-option offense had […]

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Flexbone Association Top Five Articles From October 2013

As rated by number of hits (Click for Links) Use Double Flex to Run Triple Option More Effectively – October 16th Why Over Green is a Great Formation – October 3rd How to Handle Dominant Interior Defenders – October 8th How to Attack the 4-3 Under Defense Part One – October 7th Why Over Brown […]

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The Media Perpetrates the “Chop Block” Myth Yet Again

(My commentary in quotes) For the second straight week, Notre Dame’s defense will take to the practice field Tuesday with its focus on shedding chop blocks and reaffirming triple option assignments. Chop Blocks are Illegal. Navy/Georgia Tech and other Flexbone Triple Option teams don’t chop block deliberately. Backside scoop blocks are called cut blocks, which […]

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