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The Art of X Show: Teaching Coverages

The Art of X Show: Teaching Coverages

Learn the basics of split-field coverage and my teaching philosophy in this introductory pod.


In this episode, I talk about:

  • Coverages are just shapes / The Geometry of football

  • Six words I use to define roles within coverage

  • Terms to know / Technique glossary - Split flow vs. Load Flow / Push & Tack-Back

  • Defining verticals & Smash Rules

  • Alignment basics - Safety spokes

» For a comprehensive breakdown of how I teach & categorize my coverages, check out my full-length book on the topic, Match Quarters - A Modern Guidebook to Split-Field Coverages

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