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© October, 2011
WHY WAIT? Play Fast From the Very Start!

by Marc Kolb
Offensive Coordinator Tusculum College

Every football team in America does the same thing when they have to score at the end of the half or at the end of the game. They go no-huddle, play out of one personnel group, and play as fast as they can. Why wait? Why wait until the end of the half or end of the game to give your offense its best chance to move the football and score points? 

Defenses are getting smarter and more complicated every year. They are better at understanding what the offense is attempting to run based on personnel groups or formations being used. The offense must do something different to keep the defense off balance and to gain an advantage. We believe that playing fast helps to create that advantage. 

In 2010 we had one of the best offensive seasons in school history. Tusculum College led all of college footb ...The full article can only be seen by subscribers.
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