Eight-Man Triple Option Football: Rocket Toss versus the 4-3 Defense

In any level of Triple Option Football, when the defense forces the Triple Option Offense to give the ball and the offense cannot get four yards, the offense must get the ball outside. Rocket Toss is one of the ways to do this, and can be masterfully done in eight-man football. The Quarterback must pitch the ball one yard outside the Playside End.  This is because … Continue reading Eight-Man Triple Option Football: Rocket Toss versus the 4-3 Defense

Zone Dive—Navy Says there is Only ONE Situation in Which They Run this Concept

In this podcast, Dr. Cella discusses the Zone Dive.  Navy says they only run Zone Dive in one situation–versus a 4-3 with #1 cancelling the B-Back and the Mike Linebacker taking the pitch; however, coaches are enamored by the concept.  Dr. Cella states that coaches are in love with the Zone Dive because the play is easy to run and requires less coaching.  The issue … Continue reading Zone Dive—Navy Says there is Only ONE Situation in Which They Run this Concept

Navy’s #2 Concept of 2015: Zone Option (Illustrated vs. 4-3 Defense)

Navy’s #2 concept of 2015 was the Zone Option (#1 was obviously the Triple Option).  They utilize the Zone Option when the defense forces the give read on the Triple Option.  When the defense forces the Triple Option Offense to go inside, the Triple Option Offense must go OUTSIDE.  The Zone Option is a great way to do this, and this was a huge part … Continue reading Navy’s #2 Concept of 2015: Zone Option (Illustrated vs. 4-3 Defense)

Running Midline Lead versus 4-3 Defense

Originally posted on Triple Option Football Academy:
 Find the 3-technique and cancel him with the Quarterback and the B-Back. Midline Lead v. 4-3PR- SafetyPA/PT- TreyPG- Ace-VeerC- Ace-ReverseBG- Scoop-ReverseBT- ScoopBA- LeadBR- CutoffQ- Mid 1B- Mid Path Two State Semifinalists, A State Finalist, and a State Champion in Texas have Come out of Dr. Cella’s Triple Option Football System In Four Years Triple Option Football Academy Owner, Dr. Lou… Continue reading Running Midline Lead versus 4-3 Defense