Howard Jones’ Birdcage Shift

Author: Bill Statz Originally Published: June 18, 2007 I am taking the opportunity to write about Howard Jones. This great coach is one of my favorite single wing coaches. I will discuss and illustrate his “Birdcage Shift”. His teams shifted into numerous formations from the “Birdcage”.

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Sigourney-Keota, IA Shift


Author: Bob Howard Originally Published: March 20, 2006 Like most coaches, I am always looking for an edge, something to give us an advantage over the competition. That was one of the main reasons we began to run the single wing offense in 1987. At that time we were the only school in Iowa using […]

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