Read Defense Linemen

Brian Smith all by Brian Smith


all football | defensive line

Coach Smith covers the art of the read defense and the techniques needed to play the down line positions of the read defense.

Introduction

DEFENSIVE LINE DRILLS.

Keying the helmet

Coach Smith shows drills to practice keying on the helmet of the offensive lineman, a necessary skill in this defense (DEFENSIVE LINE DRILLS).

Defensive Linemans Stance

Coach shows the proper stance for a defensive lineman to take and the fine points of coaching the stance (DEFENSIVE LINE DRILLS).

Six-Point Explosion

This drill shows how to explode off the ball to become the attacker (DEFENSIVE LINE DRILLS).

Alignment

The alignment of the defensive lineman is covered in this video segment (DEFENSIVE LINE DRILLS).

Drive Block

Here we cover beating the drive block (DEFENSIVE LINE DRILLS).

Out Block

Beating the out block is covered in this segment (DEFENSIVE LINE DRILLS).

Reach Block

Another block to beat, the reach block is covered in this one (DEFENSIVE LINE DRILLS).

COACHING THE DEFENSIVE LINE -- DRILLS AND FUNDAMENTALS

COACHING THE DEFENSIVE LINE -- DRILLS AND FUNDAMENTALS

COACHING THE DEFENSIVE LINE -- DRILLS AND FUNDAMENTALS

COACHING THE DEFENSIVE LINE -- DRILLS AND FUNDAMENTALS

Trap Blocks

Traps are a way of life for the defensive lineman; here is how the smart ones can beat it (DEFENSIVE LINE DRILLS).

Why The Read Defense

Why The Read Defense, Coach Smith gives his reasons for using a read defense and why using this technique can pay off for you (DEFENSIVE LINE DRILLS).

COACHING THE DEFENSIVE LINE -- DRILLS AND FUNDAMENTALS