KEYNOTES

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THE IMPACT OF COACHING

Mike Singletary gives an impassioned speech on the impact football coaches have on players’ lives.

THE FUTURE OF FOOTBALL

Scott Hallenbeck introduces initiatives, stresses collaboration, and establishes more entry points for players.

STRUCTURE & LEADERSHIP

Mark Murphy touches upon various topics, including “elite athlete syndrome” and the benefits of football.

ATHLETES MENTAL HEALTH

Trent Dilfer gives an earnest speech on the power of positive reinforcement by coaches.

THE IMPACT OF FOOTBALL

Roman Oben, David Baker and Cris Carter give a series of keynotes on the power and importance of football.

FOOTBALL IN THE USA

Senator Marco Rubio speaks on lessons that can be learned through football and the future of the sport.

LEADERSHIP PANEL DISCUSSION

Mark Murphy and Brian Kight take part in a panel discussion on leadership and culture within teams.

TIP OF THE SPEAR CONTACT SYSTEM

Scott Peters introduces the USA Football Tip of the Spear Contact System and the impact it has on the game.

OTHER PRESENTATIONS

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DART MODIFICATIONS

Coach Rich Alercio illustrates how to modify the dart scheme in various ways to create different looks.

GAME PLAN ASSEMBLY

Coach Andrew Coverdale covers the fundamentals of an offensive game plan from A to Z.

USING HYBRID LINEBACKERS

Coach Chris Wolfe explains how using hybrid linebackers at the first level in a nickel defense can be advantageous.

PRACTICAL HYDRATION

Adam Korzun cuts through the myths of hydration for athletes with a review of science and practical recommendations.

COACHING THE QUARTERBACK

Coach Dan Gonzalez covers pass game development, game planning, practice design, and game strategy.

THE VALUE OF FOOTBALL

Coach David Walker touches upon the value that football has, on and off the field.

ATC RELATIONSHIPS

John Reynolds stresses the importance of recognizing your Athletic Trainer’s skill set and supporting their decisions.

GROWING THE GAME

Lou Marinelli and Wendy Cunney speak on how to grow the game of football throughout your community.

CONVERSIONS IN THE RED ZONE

Coach Matt Duffy shares his strategy for turning the 30-yard line and in into the scoring zone.

DEVELOPING BEST PRACTICES

Melody Modell focuses on how to develop the best possible practices in your school district.

YOUTH OFFENSE

Coach Mike Elder explains how to create an effective youth offense that builds through the course of the program.

LEADING TODAY'S ATHLETES

Coach Mike Kirschner touches on the characteristics of a great leader and how you can become a better motivator.

LONG-TERM DEVELOPMENT

Rick Howard provides the 10 Pillars of Long-Term Athletic Development and explains how to apply them to football.

ROLLING COVERAGE

Coach Rob Hinson discusses how to adjust to motions, shifts, and formations from various defensive fronts.

BRAND INTEGRITY & MARKETING

Chris Curd talks about the importance of organizational brand integrity and how it relates to marketing a program.

3-3 STACK DEFENSE

Coach Chuck Kyle discusses the 3-3 stack defense that blends in the usage of a 4I technique. Purpose, technique, and usage are thoroughly touched upon.

YOUTH FOOTBALL DEFENSE

Coach Chuck Kyle presents defensive techniques and schemes that help youth coaches prepare a weekly game plan that adjusts to offensive philosophies.

PROGRAM PLANNING

Coach Eric Kasperowicz goes over what a successful program entails, including culture, practice planning and game preparation.

PRESSURING THE QUARTERBACK

Coach Jacob Gilbert talks about pressuring the quarterback with a multitude of fronts, stunts, blitzes and coverages.

UTILIZING RPOS

Coach Mark Solis shows how using RPOs helps the running game and provides opportunities to conflict Level 1, 2, & 3 defenders.

STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING

Micah Kurtz shares his thoughts on developing a comprehensive, age appropriate football strength and conditioning program.

MINIMIZING RISK

Matt Sicchio discusses the current risk management challenges facing youth football, and the tools league commissioners can use to respond.

PROGRAM BUILDING

Coach Rick Jones explores how to involve as many people as possible in your football program, from players and parents to the community.

UTILIZING TECHNOLOGY

Coach Rob Everett discusses using 21st century resources to enhance efficiency in game planning, installation, and instruction of an old school game.

WORK-LIFE BALANCE

Rocky Seto explains the philosophy and strategy he used when coaching in the NFL and keeping his faith and family life a priority.

YEAR-ROUND TACKLING

Coach Vinny DiGaetano addresses working the plan in the off season, spring football, pre-season and in season.

YOUTH LEAGUE OPERATIONS

Terry & Mary Hyde provide skills on how to effectively run a youth football league, including player registration and coach selection.

REGIONS MEETING

Josh Huber goes over the importance of organizational growth and development.