It’s An Interview Not A Camp

College Football Camps across the nation are in full swing and you want to be one of the few high school football players that stand out and get interest from coaches.   You think you are prepared to showcase your talent and earn a scholarship? But you forgot the most important thing about these camps. It’s not a camp at …

Nike Coach of The Year

Every year, for more than a decade, there’s one seminar I make sure I speak at: The Nike Coach of the Year Clinic. As a young coach, I used to attend this event. It brings together the best coaches and football minds in the sport. And you always leave with more knowledge than you know what to do with. Now …

Finding The Right Fit

Identifying and deciding the right school is a time consuming and stressful process for any high school student. Add playing a collegiate sport into that mix and the process becomes even more confusing and difficult. Student-Athletes have a ton of things to consider. In addition to tuition cost and admission requirements (GPA/SAT/ACT), a student-athlete also has to think about things …

Recruiting Is All About Relationships

The most important thing I can teach you about the recruiting process is to develop a relationship with a coach directly. A lot of times that’s what separates the athletes with no interest with those that get scholarships. Or maybe someone who had no shot at all recruiting-wise, that built a relationship and ended up getting a preferred walk-on spot …

Core First

My placement of core training within the workout for many years didn’t take precedent until speaking with one of my coaching mentors Ian King.  He explained to me how doing core training before the workout would help my athletes sprint faster. At first I was slow to adopt this principle because as an athlete myself, I always did core training …