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Training Insights From Houston – Movement

By Get The Edge | May 25, 2018

In April I had the privilege of coaching 20 of the best high school linebackers in Texas and Louisiana. This was a very talented group of athletes. Whether it was dropping into zone coverage to defend a pass play or cover a running back man to man, they all exhibited a high level of multidirectional […]

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How You Can “Get The Edge” Over Your Competition

By Get The Edge | April 30, 2018

If you want to unlock your athletic potential, this camp is for you! Our program is designed to enhance all components of athleticism. Athletes that are explosive, fast and healthy have a huge competitive advantage over those who simply focus on sport skills. It’s simple, the stronger, faster athletes win. The summer is a critical […]

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Body Position

By Get The Edge | April 19, 2018

In my last coaching insight, I spoke to you about how I assess athleticism. This included body position, movement, strength, speed, & agility. In the next series of training insights I am going to break down each component and explain the importance of each and how our program will help you improve each one. Body […]

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Training Insights From Cleveland – Athleticism

By Get The Edge | March 20, 2018

I am proud to have been selected once again to coach this year at a series of Under Armour All-America Elite Football Camps. The first camp was held a few weeks ago in Cleveland Ohio where I coached 26 of the best high school linebackers in the Mid-West. What an experience and privilege! ➢ The […]

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Summer Training, Regeneration & Recovery

By Get The Edge | June 1, 2017

As the school year comes to an end many young athletes are planning to attend sport specific camps, college recruiting camps and club team tournaments. With hopes of being recognized, many high school athletes are led to believe that this alone will properly prepare them for the upcoming season. Unfortunately, the truth is that today […]

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How High School Athletes Can Get The Edge Over Their Competition

By Get The Edge | April 25, 2017

Dear Student-Athlete, If you want to unlock your athletic potential, this camp is for you! Our program is designed to enhance all components of athleticism. Athletes that are explosive, fast and healthy have a huge competitive advantage over those who simply focus on sport skills. Its simple, the stronger, faster athletes win. Sport specific camps […]

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Sport Specific Conditioning

By Get The Edge | April 19, 2017

Often I hear of sport coaches telling their athletes before summer break to make sure they are “in shape” for the up-coming season. The question I have for these coaches is, “do you want your athletes to be in shape or do you want them to be prepared to play?” Being in-shape and being prepared […]

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The Brakes

By Get The Edge | March 22, 2017

This past weekend I traveled to Houston, Texas where I coached 19 of the best high school linebackers from Texas and Louisiana. I was extremely impressed at each athlete’s ability to change direction. In today’s game, playing linebacker at any level requires the ability to play in space. What this means is that there will […]

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The Burst

By Get The Edge | March 8, 2017

In preparation for my GTE Strength and Conditioning Camp this summer, I will be writing you regularly to share my insights and experiences as a former NFL All Pro Linebacker, high school football and strength & conditioning coach. This year I was proud to be selected to coach at a series of Under Armour All-America […]

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