Zone Blocking in Football
Steve Addazzio - University of Florida
Notes by Hez Butler forGridironChat.com from the 2008 Atlanta Glazier Clinic Football Coaching Philosophy.
Florida Zone Blocking presented by Steve Addazio at the 2008 Atlanta Glazier Clinic. Coach Addazio spoke on the Tight Zone, Stretch and Outside Zone as they are run at Florida. There isespecially good information on the Offensive Line details for the zone running offense. (Coach Butler)
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Offensive Line TechniquesMate Blocking =
gap-zone; combo/double team blockingPrinciples must be worked and preached everyday for zone blocking.1.
Hip 2 Hip2.
4 eyes on LB3.
OL to side of LB working to deliver ball w/ shoulder4.
Cover/Uncovered w/ indicator system5.
Step to LB6.
Arm to LB free