Triple Option Football Academy Interview with Former Army Offensive Lineman Zach Peterson: Part Two

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

Zach Peterson, who as a senior starter at center was part of an Army lineup in 2010 that snapped a 14-year bowl absence, arrived home from Afghanistan on November 16 following a nine-month deployment.

Zach was a two-year starter at Center in the Triple Option Offense.  As the dominant Offensive Lineman on Army’s most dominant team over the last 30 years (only bowl-winning team since Mid 1980s), Zach talked with Triple Option Football Academy Owner, Dr. Lou Cella about Triple Option Offensive Line blocking.  This is Part Two of the interview.  Part One of the interview can be found here.

6-      Provide the top coaching points in Sprint Pass protection.

Zach: For sprint pass protection, we want to take two shuffle steps in the direction of the sprint out and then progress into the (kick slide drop back protection). Allow the defender to work into your particular gap. The…

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