Flexbone Triple Option Playbook: Reasons Why You Utilize the Trips Formation

Triple Option Football Academy -- The Flexbone Offense from Army & Navy

The following are the reasons why you utilize the Trips formation:

1. Better formation to throw the ball, especially the sprint pass.

2. Another way to run four verticals.

3. Isolates your best receiver to the open side.

4. Dictates where the 3-technique aligns to run Midline White.

5. Allows you to throw the Hitch to #2 if they don’t cover #2 in trips.



The Big Idea in 171 Words

Here’s the problem.  If you can’t block defensive linemen, you’ll never move the ball, you’ll never score points, and you’ll never win a game.

 You need to understand why this disconnect occurs to overcome it and win.


“I know many coaches would rather install an offense the traditional way by researching it, visiting colleges that run the offense, and then picking coaches for information.

I have used that same strategy, and I know that it takes…

View original post 187 more words