The Art of Successful Flag Football Play Calling – Part 2: Adjustments

When it comes to flag football play calling, learning how to make the proper adjustments is one of the hardest things to learn but also one of the most beneficial.  The key is being one step ahead of the defense, and the tips below will help you learn how to master the art of flag football play calling adjustments. Part 2: Adjustments If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It One of the most effective philosophies an offense can have regardless of the flag football plays you use, players you have available or scheme your up against, is to force the defense out of their comfort zone and straight into the palm of your hand.  While there is a lot of merit to trying to keep the defense off-balance by continually mixing up the play calls, far too often I see an offense outsmart itself by gett...

The Art of Successful Flag Football Play Calling – Part 1: Gameplanning

There are many ways to win in this sport, but flag football play calling is an extremely important aspect of the game that separates the good teams and players from the great.  This is part of a four part series where we will discuss game planning, adjustments, deception and execution specifically for the 5 on 5 flag football format, but these principles will be just as applicable for 4 on 4, 7 on 7, 8 on 8 or any other format out there. Part 1: Gameplanning Have a Good Arsenal of Plays There’s a reason why swiss army knives have been so popular for such a long time; they’re convenient, multi-purpose and they fit in your pocket.  This is how you want to build your flag football playbook.  Every play has a purpose, whether it be a man killer, zone beater, goal line finisher or t...

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