I’m about to go all Carl Azuz (@CarlAzuzCNN) and drop some puns about how coaches are digging up old plays. It’s a diamond in the rough I think you guys will really dig. OK OK enough. Take a look at the shovel option and some wrinkles with a little modern history thrown in.
If you’ve been watching the college football bowl season, brought to us almost exclusively by ESPN, you’ve probably heard a few phrases more often than others during the broadcast- and I can guarantee most weren’t accurate. I’m here today to explain those misused phrases and what they really mean for the casual fan or up and coming coach.