Linebackers Skills and Drills

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David Riede
60 minutes
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In Linebackers Skills and Drills, David Riede, Assistant Coach of Linebackers and Recruiting Coordinator at Villanova University (PA), outlines how to become a successful linebacker in the Villanova scheme. Coach Riede details the various preparation, practice drills and formations, that contribute to game-day success. Additionally, Coach Riede discusses footwork, tackling techniques, and forcing turnovers. Finally, Coach Riede demonstrates his techniques to defeat blocks and cause negative plays.

Topics covered include:

• Techniques and Skills
• Footwork
• Agility Drills
• Tackling Techniques
• Using Your Hands
• Defeating Blocks
• Body Positioning
• Forcing Turnovers
• Film Cut-Ups and Drillwork