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6 man intro

PostPosted: Thu Mar 07, 2019 9:59 am
by lmcguire
6 man is not big in Kansas but there has been growth the last 5 years up to double digit teams. Our school has been in a coop for several years now. There is a feeling that support is behind getting football home and getting the lights turned on for Friday nights again. I know the basics of field size and rules but would anyone be willing to share their philosophy, organization, practice plans, playbooks? I think we will make a decision in the next month. I know there are nuances with 6 man that are different than 8 and 11. I believe there would be less than 10 out the first year and we would be young. Thoughts?

Re: 6 man intro

PostPosted: Wed Mar 13, 2019 2:21 pm
by justlookin'
Come on folks, how about a little help for the man from Kansas. There are plenty of folks that frequent this board that could point him in the right direction.

Re: 6 man intro

PostPosted: Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:02 pm
by swires
Get in touch with Charles (Cowboy) Parks on FB or at He has a lot of game film and he knows a lot of people all over the state. I know he would be willing to help.

Re: 6 man intro

PostPosted: Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:59 am
by 51eleven
Start the players running wind sprints until they puke, now. As the saying goes, speed kills in sixman. ... =8-5-spell

I've read some prior coaching clinics are available on DVD. Where I'm not sure. ... exassixman