QUARTERBACK TECHNIQUES from FishDuck.com Coaches

Justin Herbert doing the mesh.

QUARTERBACK TECHNIQUES from FishDuck.com Coaches

(9 Analyses)

–1. Standing Tall: Justin Herbert’s Unsung Virtue
Text and Video Analysis: Published August 28, 2020
Mike West gives proof of an important attribute that would serve Herbert well in the NFL.

–2. The Key to Increasing Justin Herbert’s Efficiency
Text and Video Analysis: Published August 22, 2019
Mike West explains the technique issue Justin Herbert needs to fix in order to be more effective in passing.

–3. Coach Chip Kelly: “Coaching the Spread Offense QB” (Pt. 3)
Text Analysis Published 4-27-2012
This is a very important analysis for understanding how Spread Offense QBs are to operate under the direction of Chip Kelly.  A must! Directory 7.1


–4. Expert QB Analysis of UO Commit Morgan Mahalak
Text Analysis Published 6-18-2013
Some QB Coaches/Gurus check in with explaining QB mechanics of a recent Oregon QB recruit. 

Darron Thomas


–5. How Oregon uses Blitz Keys to Sniff Out Pressure
Text and GIF Analysis Published 4-09-2015
What if it were possible to detect with nearly 100% certainty whether or not the defense is bringing pressure before the ball is snapped? How exactly would you find something like that out? The answer is simple, yet complicated at the same time. You would just need to find what’s called a “blitz key.” In this post we’re going to take a closer look at two plays from the National Championship where Oregon was able to detect an Ohio State blitz and respond in a positive way both times. Directory 7.1


–6. A Tale of Two Chip Kelly Quarterbacks: An Analysis of Bryan Bennett and Marcus Mariota
Text and GIF Analysis Published 4-29-2015
QB Basics for the fan and coach. Directory 7.1


–7. Analysis: Vernon Adams Hot Hand, Off His Feet!
Text and Video Analysis Published 10-18-2015
This is for quarterbacks in the learning stages for fans to appreciate. We look at the feet, the hip location, and the “window” a QB is looking for.


–8.  Quarterback Head to Toe: Teaching the Throwing Motion
Text Analysis: July 11, 2017
Coach Jeremy McGuire breaks down what quarterbacks should be striving for in their throwing motion.


–9.  A Tale of Two Chip Kelly Quarterbacks: An Analysis of Bryan Bennett and Marcus Mariota
Text and GIF Analysis: 
April 29, 2015
Joe Kearns breaks down the attributes and skills of Marcus Mariota and Bryan Bennett and how it can help coaches teach their quarterbacks.


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