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David Riede - Linebackers Skills and Drills


In Linebackers Skills and Drills, David Riede, Assistant Coach of Linebackers and Recruiting Coordinator at Villanova University (PA), outlines how to become a successful linebacker in the Villanova scheme.

Coach Riede details the various preparation, practice drills and formations, that contribute to game-day success.

Additionally, Coach Riede discusses footwork, tackling techniques, and forcing turnovers.

Finally, Coach Riede demonstrates his techniques to defeat blocks and cause negative plays.

Topics covered include:

  • Techniques and Skills
  • Footwork
  • Agility Drills
  • Tackling Techniques
  • Using Your Hands
  • Defeating Blocks
  • Body Positioning
  • Forcing Turnovers
  • Film Cut-Ups and Drillwork
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