Coach: Joe Austin

Run N Shoot in the Triple Option: Answers to the Defense


Coach Austin discusses what roles coaches on his staff have, each coach has their own responsibilities.

Tired of defenses putting 10 in the box to stop your triple option run attack? Do you need to spice things up a bit?  Throw the ball more? Then this course is for you. This is the third of a 3-course series by Southwestern University head coach Joe Austin.   

  • Learn how to adapt the Run N Shoot to a Triple Option Attack
  • Become a better coach by understanding the history and philosophy of the Run N Shoot
  • Understand why the Choice Route is the foundation of the Run N Shoot Attack

WHAT IS THE TEX-BONE? The Tex-Bone is triple option for the 21st century. Combines traditional option with modern spread into a Texas-sized offense that leaves defenses scrambling to cover it.

  • Classic option schemes ran from multiple spread formations (and flexbone variations)
  • First option system to use Power as the base triple scheme
  • A tool box:
  • Option (power, speed, belly, veer)
  • One back runs (isos, counters)
  • Play action heavy
  • Pass elements from various systems (including Run and Shoot)
  • Use it in its entirety or select the tools that enhance your offense


1 Introduction
2 Wide Receiver Screen
3 Screen Game Film
4 RB Shovel & QB Draw
5 Draw/Shovel Game Film
6 Tackle Iso Counter
7 Tackle Iso Counter vs Counter
8 Counter Game Film pt.1
9 Counter Game Film pt.2

Watch some sample videos from this course...


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