Veteran coach Tom Bass brings his expertise to this iPhone-, iPad-, and iPod Touch-compatible app featuring over 40 drills, 20 videos, and 140 full-color photos. Football Skills & Drills helps everyone from middle school to advanced-level players and coaches learn the proper techniques and master the skills essential for individual and team success.
Tom Bass’ knowledge of the game of football comes from 30 years of coaching experience at the college and NFL levels. Now he brings that expertise to an iPhone-, iPad-, and iPod Touch-compatible app featuring over 40 drills designed for immediate use by everyone from middle school to advanced-level players and coaches.
As the only app available addressing players’ skill development, Football Skills & Drills includes more than 20 videos demonstrating proper technique and drill execution. Along with 30 skill instructions, it’s loaded with 35 full-color photos and the ability to tag favorite drills for quick access at a later time.
Football Skills & Drills covers both offense and defense as well as every player position and area of the game: tackling, passing, catching, and blocking.
As the perfect complement to the popular book by the same name, Football Skills & Drills serves as a great foundation for learning the proper techniques and mastering the skills essential for individual and team success.
Tom Bass coached with three NFL teams—Cincinnati Bengals, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and San Diego Chargers—as well as at the collegiate level at San Jose State University and San Diego State University.
Since 2002 Coach Bass has served as the technical writer and advisor for USA Football and was a major contributor to the content of USA Football’s new multilevel youth football age-specific coaching certification program. He serves as the chairman of the technical committee for USA Football and hosts the "Let's Talk Football" Q&A column on their website at www.USAFootball.com. Coach Bass also interacts with and advises football coaches, players, parents, and fans.
Bass is the creator of Coach Bass Sport Maps and the author of a Nintendo game from NFL Properties named NFL as well as several books. He is a longtime editor of the official Super Bowl Program. He has been a featured guest on numerous sports talk and interview shows on radio and television, including HBO, ABC Nightly News, and ESPN. Bass resides in Carlsbad, California.
"Tom has always been regarded as one of the great minds in the game of football. Football coaches at all levels will benefit from his thoughts and principles.”
Pete Carroll-- Head Football Coach Seattle Seahawks
"Tom Bass does a superb job communicating key coaching points that make the difference between success and failure. Football Skills & Drills should be the football bible for coaches."
Chuck Kyle-- Head Football Coach St. Ignatius High School
“Tom Bass has spent a lifetime learning football and teaching the game to players of all ages. Football Skills & Drills will be a valuable tool for all who teach the game.”
Larry Kehres-- Head Football Coach Mount Union College