“Complete Wide Receiver is an excellent book on receiving. Anyone coaching or playing the wide receiver position should definitely read this book.”
Six-Time Pro Bowl Selection
Six-Time All-Pro Selection
Super Bowl Champion
Super Bowl XI MVP
“Coach Norvell is dynamic as a coach and even more dynamic as an author. Complete Wide Receiver is a perfect blend of skill instruction, insights, and compelling personal stories.”
NFL Veteran, Super Bowl Champion, and Sports Analyst
“Complete Wide Receiver is great. After you read this book, your knowledge of the game and the position of wide receiver will have increased exponentially. Jay Norvell is one of the bright and creative minds in the game today.”
“In Complete Wide Receiver, Coach Norvell covers it all. From the smallest of details to the essential skills, he simplifies the game and shares the secrets to becoming a Complete Wide Receiver.”
Detroit Lions Wide Receiver
AP All-American (2010, 2011)
First-Team All-Big 12 (2010, 2011)
For the past 25 years, Jay Norvell has helped lead countless college and pro teams to victory and has coached many elite athletes, including Reggie Wayne, Sage Rosenfels, Doug Jolley, Juaquin Iglesias, and Manuel Johnson. He coached the wide receivers for the Indianapolis Colts for three years, and since 2008 has been coaching receivers at the University of Oklahoma, one of the best football programs in the nation. Now he presents advice for wide receivers and their coaches in Complete Wide Receiver: Enhanced Edition, making it the go-to resource for success on the field.
Designed for skill development and refinement, the 48 drills featured in Complete Wide Receiver: Enhanced Edition—complemented by 12 video clips—provide the tools wide receivers need to take their game to a new level. The drills cover the techniques of catching, blocking, route running, ball security, and game preparation. The content extends far beyond the basics by detailing how skills are used in game situations and by explaining the techniques and responsibilities of wide receivers based on various schemes of the passing game.
In addition to the in-season instruction for players, the book details off-season training for skills, physical conditioning, and mental training so that wide receivers can stay in shape and in tune with the game. With comprehensive content focused on technique and skill, Complete Wide Receiver: Enhanced Edition ensures that players will be ready to burn any defensive back and become the game changers they want to be.
This enhanced e-book with video is now available for purchase through the Apple iBookstore and Amazon’s Kindle store and is compatible with iOS devices – iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch – using the iBooks or Kindle app. It is also available via Barnes & Noble for use on the NOOK Color or NOOK Tablet.
Chapter 1 A Receiver as a Weapon
Chapter 2 Practice
Chapter 3 Ball Security
Chapter 4 Stance
Chapter 5 Catching
Chapter 6 Releases
Chapter 7 Route Running
Chapter 8 Blocking
Chapter 9 Playing Smart
Chapter 10 Game Preparation
Chapter 11 Pass Schemes
Chapter 12 Championship Mindset
Chapter 13 Out-of-Season Training