Tagged with counter option

Counter Option versus Triple Stack

Counter Option versus Triple Stack is a situation that requires exact rules.  You’ll learn what Army and Navy do on Counter Option in the below-listed video. 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 … Continue reading

The Flexbone and Counters

The Flexbone and Counters

In this video, Dr. Cella discusses the Flexbone and Counters.  Watch the below-listed video to learn the truth about counters. 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. … Continue reading

The Navy Offense through 10/19/19

The Navy Offense through 10/19/19

The Navy Offense has run 399 plays and is 5-1 in 2019.  Here’s what the Navy Offense is doing to achieve this level of success. Triple Option is their #1 concept.  They have run this 68 times (17% of offense). Zone Option is their #2 concept.  They have run this 53 times (13% of offense). … Continue reading

Navy Flexbone Offense Breakdown versus Tulsa (2019)

Navy Flexbone Offense Breakdown versus Tulsa (2019)

Navy Flexbone Offense Breakdown versus Tulsa (2019) Navy- 45 v. Tulsa- 17 Navy Total Plays Run- 62 69% of Navy’s Offense was the following: Triple Option- 10 Trap- 7 Zone Dive- 6 Midline Triple Option- 6 Zone Option (w/ variations)- 5 Midline White- 5 Counter Option- 4 Other Plays Run: Zone Belly- 2 A Counter … Continue reading

Counter Option versus 3-5

Want to learn how to run Army and Navy’s Counter Option versus 3-5?  Watch this video and you’ll see how to utilize counter and misdirection in the Flexbone Offense. Is Your Down Cycle Coming? If your Down Cycle is coming… and you’ve already said, “We’re going to be down next year”… well then, this is your, … Continue reading

Counter Option with a Fold Scheme

Learn how to run Counter Option with a Fold scheme — 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 … Continue reading

How Navy’s Triple Option Offense Beat #6 Ranked Houston (10/8/16)

How Navy’s Triple Option Offense Beat #6 Ranked Houston (10/8/16)

Navy has zero scholarship football players and defeated the #6 ranked football team in the country (Houston).  Here’s a breakdown of what they did with their Triple Option Offense: Navy vs Houston Final – 10/8/16 Jack Stephens Field at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Annapolis, Maryland 6Houston Cougars (5-1) 40 Navy Midshipmen (4-1) 46 Triple Option Offensive … Continue reading

A Detailed Analysis of Paul Johnson’s 10 Series

A Detailed Analysis of Paul Johnson’s 10 Series

In this podcast episode, Dr. Lou Cella covers Georgia Tech Head Football Coach, Paul Johnson and his 10 series.  Established in 1985, the 10 series is Paul Johnson’s Option series.  Dr. Cella goes through the concepts involved in the 10 series and what they represent to Navy, Georgia Tech, and other Under-Center Triple Option schools … Continue reading

Open–Run–Crash–This is First-Level Scoop Blocking…

Open–Run–Crash–This is First-Level Scoop Blocking…

The key emphasis points on a first-level scoop block are the following: 1- OPEN at 90 degrees. 2- RUN  past the threat in your gap. 3- Dip your inside hand and vertically CRASH. Then, go back to the huddle. The below listed diagrams demonstrate ways to drill and further understand Scoop blocking: Triple Option Football Academy  … Continue reading

3 Ways You Train to Win with the Triple Option Offense

3 Ways You Train to Win with the Triple Option Offense

Here are three pieces of training advice. 1. Run the Triple Option, and do it really well. Star athletes don’t play every position, and Olympians don’t participate in every event. They specialize. It’s tempting to fall for the myth of the Renaissance Man, but the truth is that he doesn’t exist. Run the Triple Option, … Continue reading

Why Army, Navy, and Georgia Tech Run the Triple Option

Why Army, Navy, and Georgia Tech Run the Triple Option

The Triple Option is Army, Navy, and Georgia Tech’s best chance for success because the Triple Option is the following: 1) A unique offense. 2) The Triple Option makes sure that defensive linemen stay off the ball carrier because the Quarterback reads Defensive Linemen instead of having the Offensive Line block these Defensive Linemen. 3) The opponent … Continue reading

Zoom with “Tiger” Adjustment versus 50 Eagle

Zoom with “Tiger” Adjustment versus 50 Eagle

When the Playside Guard is covered and there is a Playside Safety, the Triple Option moves in one hole and becomes Midline Option. By adding the “Tiger” call, now the Playside Tackle has #3 and the Playside A has #4. If #1 and #2 are stacked the Playside Tackle drops-crosses-runs and whoever is farther outside … Continue reading

Zoom with “Tiger” Adjustment versus 4-3

Zoom with “Tiger” Adjustment versus 4-3

The Midline Option is ever evolving. This is one of the ways that the Midline Option can continually be run as a Triple Option. By adding the Tiger call, the Playside Tackle is now responsible for dropping, crossing, and blocking through the Playside breastplate of #3 in the Triple count. The Playside A twirls and … Continue reading

Midline Lead “Tiger Crack” versus 50 Eagle

Midline Lead “Tiger Crack” versus 50 Eagle

When a 3-technique and a Playside Safety appear to the call side, the Triple Option defaults to Midline Lead. The “Tiger Crack” adjustment puts the Playside Tackle on the Corner, the Playside Receiver on the Playside Safety, and the A-Back fan blocking the 5-technique who likely will initially run with the Playside Tackle.  Once the … Continue reading

Ask Questions and Get Answers Right Away on the Triple Option Offense

Ask Questions and Get Answers Right Away on the Triple Option Offense

Forum The Triple Option Football Academy forum is now active. The Triple Option Football Academy forum allows members to ask several questions about the authentic Triple Option offense and get immediate answers from Triple Option Football Academy Camp Directors and college Triple Option coaches. This is ONLY for all Triple Option Football Academy clients. Contact … Continue reading

Success in the Mid Valley with the Triple Option

Success in the Mid Valley with the Triple Option

In 2011,  Temple City High School (CA) went 1-9. In 2012, after running a camp with Lou Cella as Camp Director, Temple City went from one (1) win to five (5) wins and obtained a playoff berth. “This past July we hosted a camp with Lou Cella as the director. It was, in my opinion, the best … Continue reading

Midline Lead “Tiger Crack” versus 4-3

Midline Lead “Tiger Crack” versus 4-3

When Triple is called and a 3-technique plus a Playside Safety appear to the call side, the Triple Option becomes Midline Lead. This is done in order to read the 3-technique. The “Tiger Crack” adjustment allows the Playside Tackle to kickout the Corner while the Playside Receiver cracks the Playside Safety. This creates a bigger … Continue reading

Triple Pass Out versus 3 Playside First-Level Defenders

Triple Pass Out versus 3 Playside First-Level Defenders

When three 1st-level defenders align on the playside, Triple Pass out is a great concept. This is because nobody is directly covering the A-Back. Here’s how this is done: Triple Option Football Academy      2014 Triple Option Football Academy Camps with Dr. Cella

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