Defensive Back Development for Youth Football provides an easy-to-understand overview of how youth football coaches can develop their defensive backs in a step-by-step manner. The DVD features over 20 developmental drills for teaching defensive backs. Among the topics covered: basic stance, movement fundamentals, moving down the line, fighting for the ball, catching the ball, 1-on-1 loose man, open-field tackling, stripping the ball, backpedaling, 1-on-1 press man, recovering fumbles, and making the interception.
About the Actor
Jerry Sandusky spent over three decades on the football staff at Penn State University, serving as linebacker coach and defensive coordinator. During his illustrious tenure with the Nittany Lions, he was the architect of one of the most successful and respected defenses in the country. During his tenure on the Nittany Lions' staff, Penn State won two national championships and had six undefeated regular seasons.
The late Nick Gasparato was the head football coach at Coral Gables H.S. (FL), a position he assumed in 2004. He had a diverse and extensive coaching background both at the intercollegiate and interscholastic levels. His collegiate experience includes coaching stints at Pitt, Michigan State, Penn State, Virginia, South Carolina, and Temple.