Home Team Podcast: Kenny Simpson, Head Coach at Southside High School (Ark.)

On this episode of the Coach and Coordinator Podcast, we listen to a returning guest, Coach Kenny Simpson, about how he balances family and football. Coach Simpson is the head coach at Southside High School in Arkansas and he also is the author of the novel, “Find A Way.” Tune in and learn about Coach Simpson’s journey and his insight into the coaching landscape.

4:11 Stars of your home team
6:34 Coach Simpson’s family
11:09 Making career choices
16:24 Dealing with negative press
19:29 Moving recommendations
22:07 Family involvement in your program
25:13 Assistant coaches and their families
26:49 Being present at home
28:11 Maximizing game-planning time
30:30 Cruise clinic
35:09 Lessons for other coaches
37:17 Valuing your players
38:57 Writing “Find Your Way”
41:06 Legacy as a coach

You can follow Coach Simpson on Twitter here: @Fbcoachsimpson

Related Content:

– Kenny Simpson- Find A Way: What I Wish I Knew When I Became A Head Football Coach: https://soundcloud.com/user-804678956/kenny-simpson-mixdown
– https://www.fbcoachsimpson.com

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