USA Today did a study that showed 85% of teams that block a punt won the game.
And yet in high school, one of the most overlooked part of football is special teams.
I know that every year I ignore it. Wait till last minute.
Don’t spend any time in August working on it…
And during the season I am guilty of waiting until Thursday to cover it.
It’s easy to think that you don’t need to study Special Teams because you’ve done it one way for years.
But a good special teams can save a lot of headaches and heartaches in a season.
And it deserves your attention because if you’ve got a good special teams, that means better field position for your offense and defense.
And that helps you win games.
So, for today, I’m going to share with you how Coach Bryan Cummings breaks down his Punt Return for his players.
Here’s how he sets everything up: