[Podcast] Updates on Quarterback Development with Will Hewlett

By Keith Grabowski | Posted 1/31/2019

Show Notes:

Today on the Coach and Coordinator Podcast, Keith Grabowski is joined by Will Hewlett to discuss quarterback development. Grabowski and Hewlett discuss the shift of the quarterback-based coach, mechanics, drills and quarterback development.

Hewlett has coached over 40 Division I prospects and current DI quarterbacks. He has conducted NFL Draft prep and has coached several Arena League quarterbacks. Additionally, Coach Hewlett has consulted NFL and NCAA coaches on passing mechanics and quarterback play, most recently working with Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay and Rams former quarterbacks coach and newly named head coach of the Cincinnati Bengals, Zac Taylor.

01:15 Positive shift in quarterback friendly coaches

05:35 Coaching movement and mechanics

11:12 Overwhelming the kids with knowledge

14:10 Structuring individual drills

20:30 Differentiating everyday drills

25:41 Making everyday drills a challenge for the coach and quarterback

27:40 The quarterback collection experience

33:47 Camp work translating on film

36:40 Sage Rosenfels cheat code for play action boot

38:10 Take the 1-on-1, just play ball

40:02 Rams v. Patriots

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