[PODCAST] Toronto Argonauts offensive line coach Jonathan Himebauch talks player engagement and empowerment

By Brent Glasgow | Posted 5/3/2018

Photo via Reno Gazzette Journal


On today's Coach and Coordinator podcast, offensive line coach Jonathan Himebauch with the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League joins host Keith Grabowski. The Connecticut native, and former USC and pro football player, has 20 years of coaching experience. That includes seven years in both the CFL and NCAA, with stops at Nevada, Wake Forest, San Diego State and UNLV. Himebauch discusses his extensive coaching career, player relations and more. 

Show notes

  • 1:15: Himebauch’s football journey, from coach’s kid on up
  • 9:45: Engagement and communication with students
  • 12:30: Learning what players will respond to
  • 17:40: Process for player learning and evaluation
  • 25:50: Players have to believe in you and what you’re teaching
  • 31:55: Offensive line culture
  • 38:30: Key difference between American and Canadian football
  • 41:30: Advice for coaches at any level
  • 44:45: The winning edge

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