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Defense Clearing “Build-Up” Drill

One of the first things we fix when coaching new teams is Clearing.…
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Defense Approach, Recovery, Skip Pass Drill

"Approaches" are SO hot right now. We're spending lots of time…
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“Boston” 8-Line Full-Field Clearing Passing Drills & Variations

We are using these great drills with our summer teams to keep…
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Two Face-Off Fast Break Wing Plays for Defense

We got killed at the X this weekend, leading to lots of 4-on-3…
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Lax Lingo: “Heavy!” On-Ball Pressure Defense

We hear top NCAA and Pro coaches use this simple call to send…
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Man-Down Defense Penalty Release: When are you really “EVEN!”?

Don't give up easy goals after you just got out of penalty trouble!…
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Lax Lingo: “NO Up-Field Slide” When You Ride

This is one of the most common mistakes we see new and inexperienced…
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Defense Footwork Ground Ball Approach Drill

Many teams use this simple ground ball drill in their practice…
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In-and-Out Footwork Drill for Defense

Defensive footwork is one thing coaches and players overlook…