Coaching Football For Dummies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118052935
  • ISBN-13: 9781118052938
  • DDC: 796.332077
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 509 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006

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Coaching Football For Dummies offers volunteer coaches information on everything from the fundamentals of the game to a variety of practice exercises appropriate for kids of all age ranges.  Additionally, the book teaches coaches how to incorporate lessons on good sportsmanship and teamwork into everyday play.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
Authors' Acknowledgments.
Contents at a Glance.
Drills at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Kids' Play: Getting Started Coaching Football.
2: Teaching Football to Children.
3: Preparing for a Fun and Successful Season.
4: Tackling the Football Basics.
5: Meet the Parents.
6: Building Your Football Coaching Skills.
7: Evaluating Your Team.
8: Running a Great Practice.
9: Game Day.
10: Refining Your Coaching Strategies.
11: Working with Beginning and Intermediate Players.
12: Offensive Fundamentals.
13: Defensive and Special Teams Fundamentals.
14: Fundamental Warm-Ups and Drills for Beginners.
15: Coaching Football Offense 101.
16: Coaching Football Defense 101.
17: Taking Your Drills to the Next Level.
18: Advanced Football Strategies.
19: Coaching Offense 201.
20: Coaching Defense 201.
21: Coaching Special Teams.
22: Implementing Advanced Drills.
23: The Extra Points.
24: Keeping Your Players Healthy.
25: Challenges Every Coach Faces.
26: Coaching an All-star Team.
27: The Part of Tens.
28: (Almost) Ten Ways to Make the Season Memorable.
29: Ten Fun Ways to End the Season on a High Note.