[PODCAST] Coach and Coordinator: Rob Weiner (8/7/17)

By Katelyn Lemen | Posted 8/7/2017

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Robert Weiner is today’s guest on USA Football’s Coach and Coordinator podcast. Weiner is heading into his 14th season coaching at Plant High School (Tampa, Fla.). The Panthers are 145-27-1 and boast four state championships under Weiner. In the podcast he discusses team values, building character and how he prepares his team.

Show notes

  • 1:29      Why Weiner became a football coach
  • 5:12       Biggest mistake as a coach
  • 8:29      Manifesting values into the program
  • 12:34    Rewarding players for good character
  • 13:40    Breaking down their summer program
  • 17:12     Mental and emotional approach of the game
  • 22:35    Preparing the team for the season
  • 30:10    Reducing collisions during practice
  • 32:36    USA Football’s Practice Smart course
  • 33:27    Two-minute drills
  • 39:33    The winning edge


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