[Podcast] Deliberate Practice Week 13 - Post Season Analysis, Breaking Down Technique Errors

By Keith Grabowski | Posted 11/21/2019

Today’s co-host on the Coach and Coordinator podcast is Andy Ryland, USA Football senior manager in education and training. While working at USA Football, he has helped develop the Heads Up Football and Master Trainer programs as well as worked in improving tackling techniques. Before coming to USA Football, Ryland spent time playing for the USA Men’s National Rugby team. He played linebacker in college at Penn State University.

Ryland and Grabowski continue their conversation of how you can evaluate your team’s practices and games from the previous year to get better in 2020.

2:45 Reviewing the previous episodes

4:00 Improving units during the offseason through the numbers

13:30 Using the coach’s eye – detail

15:00 Looking at your defensive line movements

19:50 Becoming a better football player through skills

23:30 Using USA Football’s systems this offseason

Related Content:

Deliberate Practice 12 - Breaking down the season - comparing game calls vs Practice time

Deliberate Practice 11 - Postseason position drill breakdown and prep for playoff scheme

Deliberate Practice 10 - Adjusting to conditions and preparing for crunch time in big games

Deliberate Practice 9 - Mental and Emotional Prep for the Big Game

Deliberate Practice 8 - Ask the right questions, solve the right problems

Deliberate Practice 7 - Rethinking drill set up and helping players solve problems

Deliberate Practice 6 - Practice to teach the finish

Deliberate Practice 5 - Preparing for the Dude

Deliberate Practice Week 4 - Teaching Players to take advantage of opportunity

Deliberate Practice 3 - Creating situations in practice; comm, handling the late step, option O

Deliberate Practice Week 2 - Train Away Penalties

Deliberate Practice Week 1 - Early Season Psychology

Vision, Decision, Action. Andy Ryland - Senior Manager of Education and Training, USA Football

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