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'Intellectual Brutality': The Value Behind Stanford Football's Sustained Success

"Intellectual brutality." It's the motto that's propelled Stanford football to new heights. Since 2010, only Alabama, Ohio State and Clemson have w...

The Ingenious On-Field Coaching Tactic Behind Jared Goff's Remarkable Turnaround

Jared Goff had an abysmal rookie year. Despite being the first overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Los Angeles Rams quarterback played in just ...

Why Coaches and Parents Should Avoid Placing Too Much Emphasis on Team and Individual Results

Fall season playoff time can be intense, hyper-competitive, exhilarating or heartbreaking. These moments are great opportunities to focus on teachable...

Nominate Your Coach for Positive Coaching Alliance's Double-Goal Coach Award

If you find yourself taking home many of the quotes and principles your coach instills in you on the playing field then let's make sure they are...

Here's Why the Best Coaches Are Positive Individuals

Doc Rivers and his son, Austin, are notable as the highest-profile father-son/coach-player combination in recent U.S. sports history. Doc is a PCA...

The Awesome Coaching Tactic Behind That Incredible Viral Volleyball Play

Odds are, you've seen the incredible viral volleyball play that's been burning up the internet over the last couple days. If not, here you go: ...

Why Coaches Need Moral Courage

Joe Ehrman, founder of Coach for America and Positive Coaching Alliance National Advisory board member, shares his biggest concern amongst coaches is...

How a Coach's Expectations Influence an Athlete's Success

As a coach, have you ever wondered why athletes tend to meet your expectations? Those you expect to perform well do so and those you expect to perform...

How Old Does Your Child Need to Be to Start Working Out?

As the world presumably gets more competitive in academics and sports, parents are looking for ways to separate their children from the crowd and...

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