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Each position in football requires a certain set of skills. Football drills work on these fundamental skill sets and can make anyone more productive on the field. STACK's deep library of content is loaded with techniques to finely tune your game.

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Terry McLaurin Helped Invent the Receiving Drills That Made Him Great

When the Washington Redskins snagged Terry McLaurin in the third round of the 2019 NFL Draft, they believed they landed an overlooked gem. Roughly ...

How Myles Garrett's 'Tennis Ball Drill' Helped Him Become Un-Blockable

Myles Garrett is a problem. The 6-foot-4, 272-pound defensive end has been wreaking havoc on opposing offenses with his terrifying blend of speed a...

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...

NFL Officially Bans The 'Oklahoma Drill'

The Oklahoma Drill is no more—at least at the NFL level. The ban comes after league officials noticed teams consistently reporting high rates of ...

Force More Turnovers With Ohio State Football's 'Match the Hand' Defensive Drill

Turnovers change the complexion of a football game. Few teams force them like the Ohio State Buckeyes. After suffering a midseason loss to Iowa,...

Packers WR Geronimo Allison Reveals the One Drill Every Receiver Should Perform

When NFL receivers want to get better, they visit David Robinson. Robinson, who owns the skill training company "D-Rob Always Open," boasts a clien...

Eli Manning Destroys Other Giants QBs in Crazy Ball-Handling Drill

Ball security is a quarterback's No. 1 priority. That's why ball-handling drills are an important component of quarterback training. They help deve...

Watch Odell Beckham Jr. Show Off Crazy Quickness and Reflexes With His Tennis Ball Reaction Drill

Odell Beckham Jr. makes the impossible look pedestrian. The 5-foot-11, 198-pound New York Giants receiver has unbelievable reactions, hand-eye coordin...

Why WR Doug Baldwin is Working Out With the Seahawks' Defensive Linemen

Measuring 5-foot-10, Doug Baldwin is far from the biggest receiver in the NFL. But that didn't stop him from posting 94 receptions for 1,128 yards la...

Watch Dallas Cowboys Rookie Ryan Switzer Show Off His Incredible Footwork

During his career at the University of North Carolina and in the Senior Bowl that followed, the overall scouting report on Ryan Switzer highlighted ...

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