High School Football

High School Football

High school football coaches are at the core of what FirstDown PlayBook does. Yes, we serve all of the coaching communities. No doubt about that. However, we understand that there is a degree of pressure on the prep coaches with little to no pay in return.

We offer high school coaches advantages in many ways. The first obvious way is a football playbook tool that saves you time and helps you coach better. FirstDown PlayBook did not forget the football when we were developing this tool either.

There are over 35,000 football plays in FirstDown PlayBook. This gives a high school football coach a big head start when it comes to getting ready for playbooks and weekly installs. We have also added practice scripts, practice schedules, text wristband sheets and

FirstDown PlayBook also is the only football coach reference site out there that offers high school football coaches help every day. We do this on the Coaches Community website every day. Here’s the kicker, at no charge. Why? Because FirstDown PlayBook is for coaches by coaches.

614 Headsets Brings Young Coaching Energy

614 Headsets Brings Young Coaching Energy

by FirstDown PlayBook on May 23, 2024

As an old football coach, when I first heard about 614 Headsets I read up on them. After looking, I saw something very familiar to me...me....

7on7 Bunch Shallow Cross Thought

7on7 Bunch Shallow Cross Thought

by FirstDown PlayBook on May 18, 2024

You may not get a lot of single safety this summer when you run this 7on7 Bunch Shallow Cross concept but rest assured you will this fall....

3 Ways To Coach High School Football Better

3 Ways To Coach High School Football Better

by FirstDown PlayBook on May 16, 2024

If you coach high school football, FirstDown PlayBook offers you three different ways you can coach better and for less money....

FirstDown PlayBook Defensive Terminology

FirstDown PlayBook Defensive Terminology

by FirstDown PlayBook on May 14, 2024

The FirstDown PlayBook Defensive Terminology is a great example of what every coach must have, especially youth football coaches....

7on7 Defense Vs Empty Formations

7on7 Defense Vs Empty Formations

by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 30, 2024

When you walk out onto a football field to coach a 7on7 defense football field, you know that you are in for an unfair competition....

Special Teams NFL Draft : The Silent Cut

Special Teams NFL Draft : The Silent Cut

by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 23, 2024

You would be bored with the detail that goes into an NFL draft. Endless meetings with gown men disagreeing. Special teams can be a decider....

3-3-5 Defense May Change College Football

3-3-5 Defense May Change College Football

by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 21, 2024

Now that FirstDown PlayBook has studied the 3-3-5 defense more we think it may change college football for the next decade....

Scoreboard Scout Team Cards Is Brilliant

Scoreboard Scout Team Cards Is Brilliant

by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 16, 2024

The scoreboard scout team cards that Chad Johnson and his staff used this season at Mission Viejo is nothing short of brilliant....

You Never Lose Your PlayBook Work

You Never Lose Your PlayBook Work

by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 14, 2024

Here is our FirstDown PlayBook pledge to you: As a coach, you will never lose your playbook work regardless of how long you are away....

64 High Low Concept Good Anywhere

64 High Low Concept Good Anywhere

by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 11, 2024

The red zone may not seem like a great place for a high low high low concept but the linebackers can quickly be put in conflict of assignment...

Football Program Vertical Alignment

Football Program Vertical Alignment

by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 7, 2024

There's a chance that your 2027 football state championship has already been decided by schools who use football program vertical alignment....

3-3-5 Defense In Find a PlayBook Soon

3-3-5 Defense In Find a PlayBook Soon

by FirstDown PlayBook on Apr 2, 2024

On April 15 FirstDown PlayBook will launch a 3-3-5 Defense playbook in your Find a PlayBook area. This short video gives you a sneak peek....