In 8-Man Defense 101, coach Frank Leonard of Hillcrest High School (CA) discusses the defensive basics and philosophies of 8-man football.
Coach Leonard reviews the defensive formations and the roles each position plays in the defensive schemes, while outlining specific defensive fronts and defensive secondary concepts.
Finally, Coach Leonard provides film cut-ups demonstrating his schemes.
Topics covered include:
• 8-Man defensive basics
• Positional responsibilities
• Differences between 8-man and 11-man football
• Defensive fronts
• Secondary play
• Making adjustments for offensive schemes
• Film cut-ups