The Big Red Excellence in Youth Football
Where: University Of Nebraska Coaches Room- Everyone enter at the door next to the Tom Osborne statue at the North End of Memorial Stadium. We will also have sessions at the Hawks Indoor Practice Field.
When: Saturday May 16th 9am- 1pm
Parking: Across the street from the North Stadium ( Stadium Drive and “T” Street)
Parking Garage- $1 fee
Cost: FREE Make this Season one to remember, invest the time now to make your kids youth football experience a great one. Help make your team more competitive with the help from successful Youth and High School coaches from Nebraska, Texas and California.
Topics and Times:
9:00 Kick-Off- Jeff Jamrog University of Nebraska
9:10 Practice Organization– Practice Less, Get More Done, Revolutionary Concepts and Techniques to make practices 100% Efficient, Competitive and Fun- Dave Cisar
9:10 Defensive Back Fundamentals and Drills– Shutting down the passing game, and containing big play receivers- Andy Means
10:10 Team Defense- For Youth Football, Installation, Concepts, Drills- Jay Smith
10:10 Speed Development – Developing “Football Speed” for Youth Football Players Step-by-Step- Chris Range
11:10 What High School Coaches Want- What High School Coaches Want to See When a Ninth Grader Shows Up at Their Door- Mark King- Andy Means
11: 10 Developing a Youth Quarterback– Developing a Passing Youth Quarterback- Kurt Anderson
12:10 Passing Receiving Fundamentals and Drills- Youth Pass Receiving fundamentals, drills, routes, techniques- Vershan Jackson
12:10 Offensive Line- Developing a Dominant Offensive Line in Youth Football-Brenden Stai, Jim Hansen
12:10 Managing Your Parents and Your Team- Get and Keep Your Parents, Players and Stakeholders on Board- Craig Millius
1:00 Finished- Free Drawing
More info? Call 402-730-8151
Brenden Stai- First Team All- American. Former Husker great who recorded over 130 pancake blocks in 1994. as a member of the 1994 National Championship team. 7 year NFL vet with Pittsburgh and Jacksonville including a Super Bowl appearance in 1995. He has coached 2 seasons of youth football.
Vershan Jackson- Former University of Nebraska Tight End and Fullback for the Kansas City Chiefs. Was a member of 2 National Championship teams while at NU. Vershan has been coaching youth football for the last 5 years.
Andy Means– Head Coach Millard South. Andy was a former Husker walk-on that was a 3 year starter and all conference defensive back for Nebraska. His teams consistently have contended for State Titles and were Class A Champions in 2005.
Jay Smith– Jay coached defense at national powerhouse Canyon Springs California High School. During Jay’s tenure his teams won two USA Today National Championships. Jay also coached numerous youth teams to league titles during his four year tenure coaching youth football in Omaha. He is considered a national “guru” on youth football defenses.
Jim Hansen- Offensive Line Coach Pius X High School, Lincoln. Jim has coached the offensive line at Pius for 23 years, helping to lead them to 18 Playoff Berths and Class B State Titles in 1995, 1997, 1998, and 2004. His former players include NFL standout Adam True and a host of Division I players.
Kurt Anderson- Kurt is a former Texas High School coach 5-A ( Largest Class) Whose Mission High School teams set then national passing and scoring records that was featured in Sports Illustrated. Kurt was the Quarterback coach and was a student of Lavell Edwards. Kurt coached youth football for 3 years in the Lincoln area.
Mark King– Head Football Coach- Lincoln Southwest High School. Mark is the head coach of Class A Lincoln Southwest, winners of the Class A State Title in 2006.
Chris Range-MSS, CSCS Madonna ProActive. Chris has worked with over 100 Division I Football Players30 NFL players to help develop explosive football speed. He has also trained a number of Olympic athletes. Chris also has extensive experience coaching players age 8-16 in the areas of injury rehabilitation and speed development.
Craig Millius– Craig has been involved in coaching and mentoring youths through athletics for 17 years in Omaha. Craig coached youth football for 4 years through Millards KWAA. and 2 years at Millard Athletic Assoc. Craig has spent the past 8 years head coaching high-risk boys with in the Omaha Housing Projects of Southside Terrace
( 30th &W).
Dave Cisar -Dave is the founder of both the South Omaha area Screaming Eagles Football program and the Hickman program as well. Dave speaks at over 25 youth coaches clinics annually and is consistently ranked as the best youth speaker by both Mega Clinics and Nike Coach of the Year Clinics.