Coaching the Wide Zone: Jason Houghtaling, Offensive Line Coach at Colgate University

Today on the Coach and Coordinator podcast we analyze the details behind running a wide zone scheme with Colgate University’s offensive line coach, Jason Houghtaling. The former head coach and offensive coordinator at Wagner College, Coach Houghtaling joins our host Keith Grabowski on this episode to breakdown how you can help your offense learn the proper techniques, angles, and reads, in the wide zone.

3:55 Wide zone
8:53 Impact on your offense
16:36 Two-man combos
22:46 Details leading to results
27:01 Cutbacks in wide zone
29:46 Questions about wide zone scheme
34:55 Role of the individual
37:18 Running backs in wide zone
40:43 Making reads
43:23 Recruiting areas

You can follow Coach Houghtaling on Twitter here: @jhoughtaling1

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