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Inside the Headset with the AFCA takes you in-depth with interviews, anecdotes, and breakdown of X&O's with football coaches around the country.

Inside the Headset with the AFCA takes you in-depth with interviews, anecdotes, and breakdown of X&O's with football coaches around the country.
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Inside the Headset with the AFCA takes you in-depth with interviews, anecdotes, and breakdown of X&O's with football coaches around the country.

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English


Episodes

Doug Samuels, FootballScoop Content Manager and Head Coach - Ravenna HS (MI) and Adam Harvey, DB Coach - Steele HS (TX)

8/16/2018
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On this week's episode of Inside the Headset we speak with FootballScoop Content Manager and Ravenna HS (MI) Head Coach Doug Samuels and Cibolo Steele HS (TX) Defensive Backs Coach Adam Harvey. Coach Samuels is entering his first season as a head coach, and he talks about putting his stamp on the Ravenna program while also working for FootballScoop. Coach Harvey shares his views on the concepts of failure and grit, and he discusses how Steele bases defensively out of Cover 2. Doug Samuels'...

Duration:00:45:21

John Shuman, Head Coach - Fork Union Military Academy (VA) and Derek Day, LB Coach - Butler University

8/9/2018
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On this week's episode of Inside the Headset, we speak with Fork Union Military Academy (VA) Head Coach John Shuman and Butler University Linebackers Coach and Recruiting Coordinator Derek Day. Shuman's coaching career began in 1980 as an assistant coach for Fork Union. In 1987 he was named head coach of Fork Union's postgraduate football team, and he is entering his 31st season leading the program. We discuss the prep school model, how he socializes new players in to his program, and...

Duration:00:57:57

Sherrone Moore, TE Coach - University of Michigan

8/2/2018
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This week on Inside the Headset, we're joined by Sherrone Moore, tight ends coach at the University of Michigan. 0:27 - Start of interview 0:45 - Lessons learned while playing for Bob Stoops at Oklahoma 2:09 - Setting himself apart as a Graduate Assistant to be hired full-time 8:20 - Joining the staff at the University of Michigan 11:25 - Developing as a young coach & learning from other coaches 12:57 - Tight end coaching philosophy & learning to coach the position 17:56 - Being...

Duration:00:28:14

Two Minute Drill: Stick Draw RPO

7/27/2018
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The Two Minute Drill is a weekly breakdown of a play, scheme or drill. This week's breakdown focuses on Stick Draw RPO. For video breakdown, head over to @WeAreAFCA on Twitter. Hosted by: @CoachMarioPrice

Duration:00:02:31

Two Minute Drill: Innovation with 2-Backs

7/20/2018
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The Two Minute Drill is a weekly breakdown of a play, scheme or drill. This week's breakdown focuses on Howard University's innovation with 20 and 21 personnel packages. The Bison finished 2017 as conference leaders in total offense (447.6 YPG) and rushing offense (217.4 YPG) (13th in FCS) and a 7-5 record. For video breakdown, head over to @WeAreAFCA on Twitter. Hosted by: @CoachMarioPrice

Duration:00:02:17

Justin Stepp, WR Coach - University of Arkansas

7/19/2018
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This week on Inside the Headset we were joined by University of Arkansas wide receivers coach Justin Stepp. 0:27 - Start of interview 0:50 - Becoming a video graduate assistant at Clemson 4:47 - Taking a chance by leaving a full-time Division II coaching position 7:03 - Building a relationship with Chad Morris 9:19 - Creating a presence at SMU & turning around the program 13:20 - Meeting his wife Brooke and her relationship with the Morris family 16:35 - Naming his son after former...

Duration:00:36:41

Two Minute Drill: Identifying Playmakers

7/13/2018
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The Two Minute Drill is a weekly breakdown of a play, scheme or drill. This week's breakdown focuses on a drill that will help you identify playmakers and improve open field tackling. For video breakdown, head over to @WeAreAFCA on Twitter. Hosted by: @CoachMarioPrice

Duration:00:02:05

Derek Jones - Associate Head Coach/DB Coach, Duke Unvieristy

7/12/2018
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Duration:00:40:02

Two Minute Drill: Masters of Disguise

7/6/2018
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The Two Minute Drill is a weekly breakdown of a play, scheme or drill. This week's breakdown is a look at the disguises the 2017 Iowa State defense used en route to an 8-5 season and their first bowl game victory since 2009. For video breakdown, head over to @WeAreAFCA on Twitter. Hosted by: @CoachMarioPrice

Duration:00:02:33

Thad Wells, Head Coach - Mooresville HS (NC) and McKinley Rolle, LB Coach - Garden City Community College (KS)

7/5/2018
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This week on Inside the Headset we talk with Thad Wells, Head Coach at Mooresville HS (NC) and McKinley Rolle, LB Coach at Garden City Community College (KS). 0:59 Start of Thad Wells interview 1:12 - Advice to his younger-self 3:41 - Setting a daily morning routine & the benefits he sees 6:04 - Benefits of having routines & “Discipline Equals Freedom” 10:20 - Incorporating new ideas in coaching philosophy 13:10 - One-man surface offense & adapting to your personnel 17:16 - AFCA 35...

Duration:00:41:31

Two Minute Drill: Explosion With Wide Splits (Pt. 3)

6/29/2018
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The Two Minute Drill is a weekly breakdown of a play, scheme or drill. This is the 3rd and final part of the extended splits series. For video breakdown, head over to @WeAreAFCA on Twitter. Hosted by: @CoachMarioPrice

Duration:00:02:31

Adam Cushing - OL Coach, Northwestern University

6/28/2018
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On this episode of Inside the Headset, we talk with Northwestern University’s Offensive Line Coach Adam Cushing about the longevity of the staff at Northwestern, the culture that’s been established in the Wildcats’ program, and his experience presenting at the AFCA’s Skills & Drills. 0:28 - Start of interview 0:55 - Playing football at Mount Carmel & the University of Chicago 4:25 - Being a DIII athlete at a high-academic institution 6:35 - First coaching job & staying connected 10:17...

Duration:00:35:10

Two Minute Drill: Explosion with Wide Splits (Pt. 2)

6/22/2018
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The Two Minute Drill is a weekly breakdown of a play, scheme or drill. This week’s episode follows up on last week’s episode, highligthing more ways to create explosion in your offense with wide splits. For video breakdown, head over to @WeAreAFCA on Twitter. Hosted by: @CoachMarioPrice

Duration:00:02:38

Matt Drinkall, Head Coach - Kansas Wesleyan University

6/21/2018
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This week on Inside the Headset, we were joined by Kansas Wesleyan Head Coach Matt Drinkall. 0:36 - Start of interview 0:57 - Becoming a student-assistant at the University of Iowa 5:14 - Benefits of having a young coaching staff 10:03 - Riding a dirt bike to work 12:10 - Wrestling as entertainment 15:01 - Hiring a Director of Player Morale 18:48 - Creating & using efficiency cut-ups in game-planning 23:22 - Philosophy behind KWU's "Power Spread" 31:24 - Incorporating tags to...

Duration:00:53:25

Two Minute Drill: Explosion with Wide Splits (Pt. 1)

6/15/2018
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The Two Minute drill is a weekly breakdown of a play, scheme or drill. This week’s episode focuses on creating explosion in your offense with wide splits. For video breakdown, head over to @WeAreAFCA on Twitter. Hosted by: @CoachMarioPrice

Duration:00:02:09

Pete Shinnick - Head Coach, University of West Florida

6/14/2018
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On this episode of Inside the Headset, we are joined by Pete Shinnick, head football coach at the University of West Florida, to discuss how he started football programs at two different universities, UWF's run to the D2 National Championship game, growing up in a football family, and what makes Pensacola, Florida a special place to play football. 0:34 - Start of interview 0:52 - Starting a brand new football program 2:20 - Learning experience from UNC-Pembroke and applying lessons at...

Duration:00:31:07

Two Minute Drill - Final Play of 2018 CFP National Championship

6/8/2018
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The Two Minute drill is a weekly breakdown of a play, scheme or drill. This week’s episode focuses on the final play of 2018 CFP National Championship Game. For video breakdown of this play, head over to @WeAreAFCA on Twitter. Hosted by: @CoachMarioPrice

Duration:00:02:20

Larry Kehres - AD/Former Head Coach, University of Mount Union

6/7/2018
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On this episode of Inside the Headset, we speak with Larry Kehres, former head football coach and current athletics director at University of Mount Union, to discuss some of his favorite memories from coaching, how leading a swim team made him a better football coach, and what he misses most about coaching. Coach Kehres began his coaching career as a graduate assistant at Bowling Green (1971-1972) before becoming the head coach for Johnstown-Monroe HS in Ohio (1973). From there, Kehres...

Duration:00:33:12

Colby Carthel - Head Coach, Texas A&M-Commerce

5/31/2018
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On this episode of Inside the Headset, we chat with Texas A&M-Commerce head coach, Colby Carthel, about his team's 2017 National Championship season and what he's been up to this offseason. 0:23 - Start of interview 0:55 - Winning the 2017 DII National Championship 2:03 - Changing the culture at Commerce 3:34 - "We don't have more fun because we win, we win because we have more fun" 5:54 - Throwing out the first pitch for the Texas Rangers 7:52 - Building a brand 9:24 - Receiving a...

Duration:00:29:49

Memorial Day Episode: Ken Niumatalolo, Navy Head Coach

5/28/2018
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On this special Memorial Day episode of Inside the Headset, we speak with Navy Head Coach Ken Niumatalolo and AFCA Executive Director, and former Army head coach Todd Berry about the uniqueness of coaching at a service academy and what this day means to them. Niumatalolo Segment 0:24 - Start of interview 0:44 - Difficulties and rewards of coaching at a service academy 3:22 - Swim requirements & spring football 5:44 - Recruiting for Navy football 7:15 - "Undersized" linemen and chips...

Duration:00:43:41