Punt-Team Drill: “Widen The Hole”

Punt-team drills are critical for coaches who need to solidify their special teams play, and the “Widen The Hole” drill does just that. In this drill, we are simulating that punt-return personnel are in a trail position on the punt-coverage players as they are covering toward the returner.

Louisville’s “Under Tan” Package

“Under Tan” was a call in Louisville’s base personnel package (4-3) that former head coach Charlie Strong ran until the end of the 2013 season, when he became the head coach at the University of Texas. This package allowed the Cardinals to load the box with eight players while playing man-to-man coverage with low-hole help at the linebacker level and free safety help in the deep middle of the field.