Tomorrow the clinic season begins with the Illinois High School Football Coaches Association Virtual Clinic and they have put together a tremendous line-up with over 130 speakers!
There’s something for every coach on your staff.
Let’s start with the headliners:
Northwestern Head Coach Pat Fitzgerald shares “The Wildcat Way.” He has them to the top of the Big Ten West. Learn how he builds culture.
Maryland Head Coach Mike Locksley teaches their RPO and Run Action Pass package
Trio of Former Illini Head Coaches will be speaking
Ron Zook – Fireside chat
Lou Tepper- LB Fundamentals and 33 Defense. 48 year college coach. 16 year head coach (101-75-2 record). Taught over 20 NFL linebackers including 4 Butkus Award winners. Author of “Complete Linebacking” (2 editions 1997 and 2014). FCA speaker.
Ron Turner – Reflections on 41 years of coaching, 19 in Illinois. The Importance of Situational Football
The D3 National Championship Staff from North Central College is speaking:
HC Jeff Thorne – Winning 3rd Down with Efficient QB Play
DC Shane Dierking – Defending Empty Formations
OC Brad Spencer – Daily WR Drills and Development
DL Tim Janecek -Stunts and Pass Rush
OL Eric Stuedemann – Inside Zone- Rules and Everyday Drills
Highlight of Offense Topics (47 Topics)
Wyoming RGC/OL Bart Miller – Individual Drill Work & Offseason Development for Offensive Linemen
Miami of Ohio AHC/CoOC/OL George Barnett simple pass pro fundamentals
Wash U St. Louis HFC Aaron Keen – Creativity in finding easy completions for your qb
Truman State OC Jason Kilday – Truman State Stick Concept
OC Eastern Illinois John Kuceyeski – Squeeze to Succeed, Using Adjustments to Simplify Looks
WR Eastern Illinois Mark Philmore III – Top Down Mindset – Teaching WR Coverages
OC Butler University Kyle Conner – QB Run Game
Highlight of Defense Topics (31 Topics)
Miami of Ohio Head Coach Chuck Martin – Defending RPO
Head Coach Illinois State, Brock Spack shares how and why they transitioned from a 4-3 to a 3-4.
HC Illinois College, Ray DeFrisco LB Flow Reads
Tim Dougherty 5 & 6 man pressures & transition to multiple fronts
DL Eastern Illinois Justin Manning – The Art of Pass Rush
CB Eastern Illinois Cliff Odom – Cornerback Individual Drills
Glenbard West HC Chad Hetlet – Simple methods of breaking down opponents offensive tendencies to develop defensive game plan
Special Teams (6 topics)
Wyoming CoST/CB Benny Boyd -Wyoming Cowboy Football Special Teams. Fundamentals For Success Through Circuit Training.
Monmouth HC Chad Braun – Join the block party #1 in the nation
STC Butler University Elijah Ferguson – Punt and Kickoff Drills
STC Xavier University Jimmy Flynn – Developing an Explosive KOR: 20 Absolutes
Coach and Program Development (34 topics)
Former NFL QB, Kurt Warner – My Coaching Creed
State Champion Father/Son head coaches Derek Leonard & Ken Leonard – The Leonard Way
HFC Lindenwood University Jed Stugart – Coaching the Heart of Your Program
Brad Dixon HFC Camp Point Central HS – Sprint Based Football: Reverse Engineering to play fast on Game Day
Elite Speed Cameron Jones – Speed for Football
Get your professional staff development kicked off this week with one of the best line-ups you will see all clinic season. Again, whether you are a head coach, coordinator, or position coach, there is something for everyone in this deep line-up of successful speakers.