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3 Steps to Help Young Athletes Get Fast, Faster

If you train athletes, then you know Ball is Life. That's to say playing the sport is frequently prioritized over preparing to play the sport. Of c...

By: Ryan Patrick

Your Eyes Could Be Killing The Effectiveness of Your Training. Here's How to Fix It

Vision. It's one of the most underrated components of athletic performance. Can you imagine a blindfolded LeBron James or Tom Brady trying to lead ...

By: Brandon Hall

Meet the First Performance Coach to Get His Own Signature Training Shoe, Thanks to New Balance

He just joined the ranks of LeBron James, Shaquille O'Neal and Michael Jordan, but you wouldn't know it by talking to him. With the unveiling of th...

By: Brian Sabin

11 Questions Every Athlete Should Ask Their Strength Coach

I am a firm believer that if you want to make real, impactful changes to your health, you are going to need some guidance through the process. The...

By: Justin Ochoa

Coach Explains What Marshawn Lynch and Odell Beckham Jr. Have in Common

The call always seems to come in around midnight. With Odell Beckham Jr., it was a text he sent me just after midnight one day in July. He was abou...

By: Jamal Liggin

Latest Videos in Performance Coach

Football Training: How to Backpedal

A defensive back must backpedal as fast as a wide receiver runs forward. Learn how to improve speed and agility from former NFL cornerback Charles Dimry.

Football Training: How to Plant and Drive

Once you master the backpedal, use the plant and drive technique to quickly change directions to keep tight coverage on wide receivers. Master the plant and go, and you'll make more interceptions.

Football Training: Coaching the Turn and Go Drill

Learn how to improve a defensive back's speed when he transitions from the backpedal to running with a wide receiver.

Football Training: Coaching On-Field Cutting

Learn how to coach defensive backs to change direction quickly with this football drill.

Football Training: Coaching WR Start Positions

Learn how to coach the best two-point stance starting position for wide receivers.