Leading up to summer camp, the quarterback must pass the ball at least 250 times each day. Every pass has a purpose. Just as an archer aims precisely for the bulls-eye and not just the target, each time the quarterback passes the ball, he has a bulls-eye in mind.
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This article is going to examine methods for successfully implementing Bootlegs and Waggles, from a variety of formations, into your offense. You can use several variations of routes on your boots and waggles; for simplicity sake, we will focus on using the same route combinations.
Quarterback fundamentals reach far beyond footwork and release point. The following 11 commandments will help cement your field general’s leadership role on your team.
Two quarterbacks begin by starting at 10 yards apart and progress (in increments of 5 yards) to 30 yards apart. They throw the ball parallel or straight down a line to enable the coach to see what each ball does in flight.
The quarterback needs to know his offense and the defenses that he will face. A team’s success depends on how well he studies the game and prepares mentally for each contest.
Quarterbacks must find ways to connect with each player and inspire them to load up their toolbox. It is an essential leadership challenge.
In considering all the factors needed to expose a QB to a complete skill development workout, coaches would be remiss if they did not first focus on the warm-up.