CENTER TECHNIQUES from the Coaches

Oregon’s starting center Hroniss Grasu.

CENTER TECHNIQUES from the Coaches

(3 Analyses)

1. Weapon in the Trenches: The Center in Chip Kelly’s Offense
Text and GIF Analysis Published 11-12-2014
Regardless of the Phil. Eagles or Oregon–the center is important to make the offense work and this article features the abilities that can make a difference. Directory 7.11


2. The FishDuck Minute #8: Oregon’s Pulling Center Changes the Spread Offense
Analysis Published 3-19-2012
Crucial to the success of the Ducks this year was Hroniss Grasu, #55 pulling and leading the way on outside “Stretch” plays, as coaches will call it.  A center has to be extraordinarily FAST to snap the ball and beat the RB to the corner and lead him into the secondary.


–3.  Weapon in the Trenches: The Center in Chip Kelly’s Offense
Text Analysis: 
November 12, 2014
Joe Kearns shares the techniques and skill strengths of two superb centers for Oregon and the Philadelphia Eagles.


Go to the OREGON FOOTBALL ANALYSIS LIBRARY by front page to find the articles and links here.

Articles about the Oregon Spread Offense under coaches Chip Kelly, Mark Helfrich, Scott Frost, Mario Cristobal, Marcus Arroyo and Willie Taggart are present along with plays and tactics.

The Oregon Defensive Articles and Analysis are present on this page as well.

Charles Fischer   (FishDuck)
Eugene, Oregon