Making a Football Defensive Line Skills Video During COVID-19

Learn how to make a football defensive line skills video during COVID-19 and what college coaches are looking for at your position/level. Watch our football defensive line expert analyze skills footage and get actionable tips for showcasing the skills coaches want to see in your video.

NCSA Recruiting Coach Bill Perkins—who has over 25 years of experience as a football defensive line coach—highlights what football defensive line players need to include in their skills video, including:

• Showcasing their use of hands, change of direction and ability to burst
• Key drills to run, including the Bag Slap, 45 Degree Break, Punch and Slide and Bag Step Over
• What football coaches are looking for, like explosiveness, power and the ability to be extremely physical
• Combining practice drills with strength and conditioning footage to display your athleticism

RESOURCES
Managing your recruiting process during coronavirus – https://www.ncsasports.org/coronavirus-sports

How to connect with college coaches during the coronavirus dead period – https://www.ncsasports.org/blog/2020/03/31/connect-with-college-coaches-during-the-coronavirus-recruiting-dead-period/

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Source: NCSA Next College Student Athlete