The Triple Option Ball Carriers

Watch the video on the Triple Option ball carriers right here. The Academy The Academy empowers you to execute the Triple Option Offense the right way the first time.   Dr. Lou Cella installs Army and Navy’s modern-day Flexbone Triple Option Offense with you and your staff. Read more: Testimonials from Dr. Cella’s clients. Triple Option Football … Read more The Triple Option Ball Carriers

Stop Motioning on Triple Option

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Motioning on Triple Option shall not be done.  Paul Johnson says that the Backside A should get no more than 1.5 steps in the ground before the ball is snapped.  Watch the video and learn more. https://youtu.be/-TUJJ1xOWjo The Academy The Academy empowers you to execute the Triple Option Offense the right way the first time.   … Read more Stop Motioning on Triple Option

Absolutely No Motion on Triple Option

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There is absolutely no motion on Triple Option.  See how the Backside A-Back executes his technique — right here. The Underdog Offense Coach, I’m not sure how you feel at this point in the season — but if your kids haven been getting dominated up front — this actually might be the worst feeling in … Read more Absolutely No Motion on Triple Option

Running Triple Option versus Double Run Support

Certain teams look to force you to run Triple Option versus Double Run Support.  This is how you thwart double run support and get your Triple Option thriving– right here. The Academy The Academy empowers you to execute the Triple Option Offense the right way the first time.   Dr. Lou Cella installs Army and Navy’s … Read more Running Triple Option versus Double Run Support

Here’s What Coach Paul Johnson Emphasizes on Coaching Quarterbacks, B-Backs, and A-Backs

Paul Johnson's Flexbone Offense installation

Read Here’s What Coach Paul Johnson Emphasizes on Coaching Quarterbacks, B-Backs, and A-Backs right here.  

The 3 Non-Negotiables of Triple Option Success: Podcast

There are three things that must happen to have success in the Triple Option Offense. Dr. Cella has worked with Triple Option football coaches for decades and when they have issues–it’s these three… You can listen to the podcast right here.  

Everybody that Loves You is Counting on Your Ball Security

In the Triple Option Offense, the Quarterbacks, A-Backs, and Receivers have a specific manner in which they secure the ball. The B-Backs have another. Learn how to perfectly secure the football right here.

Paul Johnson’s Top Coaching Points for Triple Option Ball Handlers

Paul Johnson emphasizes specific points to his Quarterback, B-Back, and Backside A-Back on the Triple Option. This article, which was published by the Triple Option Football Academy on November 22, 2016, demonstrates what really matters. Here are Paul Johnson’s coaching points for ball carriers on the Triple Option. Learn how to install the Triple Option … Read more Paul Johnson’s Top Coaching Points for Triple Option Ball Handlers

Paul Johnson’s Answer When the Overhang is Keying the A-Back

Georgia Tech Head Football Coach, Paul Johnson, has an answer when the overhang player follows the Playside A-Back. He uses the overhang’s aggressiveness against the overhang. Read how Paul Johnson takes advantage of an overhang who follows the A-Back right here. Learn how to install the Army-Navy/Georgia Tech Triple Option Offense the right way the … Read more Paul Johnson’s Answer When the Overhang is Keying the A-Back

Five Areas to Stop Overcoaching When Running the Flexbone Triple Option Offense

Sometimes too much information becomes bad information.  Many Flexbone Triple Option Offensive techniques require an approach that can be taught to players in one sentence.  This way, players can develop visual pictures in their minds of how to accurately technique their assignment. All Triple Option techniques are VERY important… it’s the manner in how others … Read more Five Areas to Stop Overcoaching When Running the Flexbone Triple Option Offense

Navy’s Modern-Day Perspective of Midline

Navy’s A-Back’s Coach, Danny O’Rourke recently discussed Midline at a February 2017 clinic.  Here’s what he had to say: In 2016, Midline is often what they ran versus an Odd Front. The goal of Midline is to keep the Linebackers inside the tackle box through the duration of the play. Backside A-Back leaves at snap (unless … Read more Navy’s Modern-Day Perspective of Midline

3 Things Navy Does “After the Play”

According to Navy A-Backs Coach, Danny O’Rourke, once Navy executes the Triple Option, the coaches and players look to answer the following three questions:   1- What did the Mike do? We want him downhill. If he is scraping to the perimeter, then we must hand the ball off where the Mike is not.   … Read more 3 Things Navy Does “After the Play”

The Three Ways Navy Makes The Triple Work in Three Practices Per Week

Danny O’Rourke, A-Backs Coach at Navy recently stated the following three ways Navy makes the Triple Option Offense work in a three-practice week. 1- Oversimplify the process as this is what makes players play fast. 2- Demand the following without any excuses: Toughness Great effort (grade this!) Perfect ball security Execute accurate technique  3- Have a … Read more The Three Ways Navy Makes The Triple Work in Three Practices Per Week

Complete Guide to the Playside A-Back’s Blocking Assignment on Triple Option

On Triple Option, the Playside Receiver is responsible for the Deep Defender, which is the defender who drops over the top of the Receiver when the Receiver sprints off the ball. The Playside A has #3 which is the run support player. Here are the different situations that must get practiced in order to prepare … Read more Complete Guide to the Playside A-Back’s Blocking Assignment on Triple Option

Paul Johnson’s Advice When the Outside Linebacker is Keying the A-Back on Triple Option

When the Outside Linebacker is keying the A-Back on the Triple Option, Paul Johnson has the Playside A-Back and Playside Receiver swap assignments. Here, the Playside Receiver blocks #3 and the Playside A blocks the Deep Defender. Since the Outside Linebacker is running with the Playside A, there is no one from the defense cancelling … Read more Paul Johnson’s Advice When the Outside Linebacker is Keying the A-Back on Triple Option

Paul Johnson’s Triple Option Tips for the Offensive Backfield

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Paul Johnson Triple Option Tips Backside A-Back _____ Backside A-back’s option route is five yards behind the Quarterback. _____ A-back will take three more steps and turn up with Quarterback. _____ When backside A-back catches the pitch, he will run wherever the blocking seam is.   B-Back _____ He is the dive aspect of the … Read more Paul Johnson’s Triple Option Tips for the Offensive Backfield

Playside A-Back Blocking a First-Level #3 on Triple Option

 As Georgia Tech Head Football Coach Paul Johnson says, “The closer the run support (#3), the faster the A-Back has to move.” 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 Cella, is a … Read more Playside A-Back Blocking a First-Level #3 on Triple Option

Triple Option Playside Receiver and A-Back Blocking versus Cover 2

The process of how the Playside Receiver and A-Back block for the Triple Option versus a Cover 2 situation is listed below: Triple Option Perimeter Blocking versus Cover 2.   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 … Read more Triple Option Playside Receiver and A-Back Blocking versus Cover 2

Paul Johnson’s Triple Option Offensive Backfield Checklist

Paul Johnson Triple Option Tips Backside A-Back _____ Backside A-back’s option route is five yards behind the Quarterback. _____ A-back will take three more steps and turn up with Quarterback. _____ When backside A-back catches the pitch, he will run wherever the blocking seam is.   B-Back _____ He is the dive aspect of the … Read more Paul Johnson’s Triple Option Offensive Backfield Checklist