By Bart Wright

For the final twenty-five years, the main dominant offensive procedure in university soccer has been the unfold offense, which depends on empty backfields, plenty of receivers and passing, and no huddles among performs. the place the unfold offense begun, why it took see you later to take carry, and the evolution of its many adaptations are the much-debated mysteries that Bart Wright units approximately fixing during this book.

Football Revolution recovers a key, missed, a part of the tale. The ebook finds how Jack Neumeier, a highschool soccer trainer in California within the Seventies, outfitted an offensive technique round a tender participant named John Elway, whose father was once a trainer at within sight California country college, Northridge. one of many elder Elway’s assistant coaches, Dennis Erickson, then borrowed Neumeier’s techniques and outfitted on them, bringing what we now recognize because the unfold offense onto the nationwide degree on the college of Miami within the Nineteen Eighties. With Erickson’s profession as a lens, this publication indicates how the muse of a highschool trainer grew to become the dominant offense in collage soccer, prepping an entire iteration of quarterbacks for the NFL and endlessly altering the best way the sport is played.

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