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Should Anyone Still Be Doing the Oklahoma Drill?

Several months ago, we published an article outlining how the NFL had officially banned the use of the Oklahoma Drill. Judging by the comments we r...

This Tackle Could Win You Games This Season—And You're Probably Not Practicing It

A running back breaks free, galloping like a wild horse into open space. Just as they seem destined for the end zone, a defensive player makes a la...

The Simple Hack That Will Change Your Tackling Drills Forever

Tackling is a skill. Bringing down an unwilling opponent who's often moving at very high speeds takes technique and aggressive intent. Yet to prepa...

Ohio State Football Coaches Strapped Up And Went Head-to-Head Against Players in a Tackling Drill

As Ohio State prepares for their BCS semifinal playoff game against Clemson on December 31, the team found time to have some fun with a coaches vs. pl...

These 5 Linebacker Drills Will Get You Better Fast

Though a linebacker's responsibilities can vary widely depending on scheme, their number one priority is usually making tackles. Linebackers frequentl...