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RSL AZ Learning Center - Defending Phase: Collective Defending

By RSL AZ, 11/11/22, 12:45PM MST

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The RSL AZ Learning Center is back with new curriculum. 

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Week #12
Defending Phase: Collective Defending

TACTICAL PRINCIPLE

  • Protect the Space Behind when the BC(Ball Carrier) is NOT framed
     

TECHNICAL SUB-PRINCIPLES(Coaching Points)

  • Scan/take in information & protect space behind
  • Bump/track runners
  • Body Shape: Side on to change hip directions quickly
  • Collapse space between defensive lines on BC cues
    • Backline stepping up when ball is moving negative
    • Frontline squeezing from behind when ball has passed them