Index
0
0, 17, 28, 41, 51, 60, 65, 76, 86, 87, 88

1
10-1, 86
1-back, 18, 25, 30, 89
1-Step, 103

2
25 stack, 67
2i, 32, 41, 45, 50, 51, 54, 60, 65, 66, 67
2-on-2, 84
2-point stance, 102

3
3 deep, 45
3 point stance, 23, 118
3 technique, 65, 66, 67
3-point stance, 118

4
4-4, 27, 32, 34, 41, 42, 43, 46, 47, 48,
49, 52, 53, 55, 56, 58, 59, 61, 63, 68,
70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 77, 78, 79, 80, 104
46, 24, 75, 77, 86, 105
4i, 50, 60
4-point stance, 118
4th down, 85, 86, 87, 88

5
5-2, 32, 36, 41, 42, 43, 46, 47, 48, 49,
51, 52, 55, 58, 59, 61, 63, 68, 70, 71,
72, 73, 74, 77, 78, 79, 80, 88, 104, 105,
106

6
6, 2, 17, 25, 28, 31, 41, 44, 50, 54, 57,
75, 87, 90, 95, 113, 118, 119
60, 19, 24, 87, 89, 95

7
7, 17, 24, 32, 33, 40, 41, 50, 51, 54, 57,
65, 66, 67, 75, 90, 95

8
8, 16, 17, 40, 44, 50, 87, 90, 95

9
9, 2, 16, 28, 32, 40, 41, 50, 51, 67, 126

A
A gap, 62, 66
Ace, 25, 30
adjusting, 31, 32
adjustments, 18, 22, 27, 30, 31, 32, 33,
44, 127
aggressive, 65, 86, 87, 89, 90, 98, 118,
123
aiming point, 50, 54, 119, 120, 123
Air, 16, 17, 22
Air Force, 16, 17, 22
Alabama, 16, 21
alignment, 18, 19, 20, 21, 23, 25, 31,
32, 41, 57, 65, 89, 103, 111
Alignment, 23, 24
arc release, 62, 81
Arkansas, 2, 16, 19, 21, 86
Army, 16, 17, 22
assignment, 20, 22
athletes, 16, 22, 125, 127
attack path, 112
audible, 65

B
B gap, 76
back alignment, 18, 19, 20, 23, 89
backer, 32, 41, 45, 51, 54, 57, 62, 65,
75, 76, 98, 99, 118, 122, 123
backer/combo, 45
backfield, 23, 33, 40, 41, 44, 50, 54, 57,
60, 62, 65, 66, 90, 99, 102, 103, 111,
112
backside, 23, 51, 60, 62, 65, 81, 90, 95,
102, 103, 118
balanced, 21, 25, 33, 89, 111
balanced formations, 25
ball outstretched, 50, 54
base, 2, 16, 18, 19, 22, 29, 31, 32, 41,
51, 54, 60, 62, 64, 66, 67, 75, 90, 103,
118, 122, 123
base dive, 60, 64, 66, 103
base run, 22, 29, 64, 90
bear, 120
Bear, 120
bear crawl, 120, 122, 123
BEEF, 119
Bellard, Emory, 18, 21
belly, 111, 112
Big 12, 16
Big 8, 16
bird dog, 122
Blast, 119, 121
block, 18, 41, 44, 45, 50, 51, 54, 57, 60,
62, 64, 65, 66, 67, 75, 76, 81, 87, 90,
95, 98, 99, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122,
123, 126
blocking angles, 50
blocking rules, 20, 81
boot, 33, 64, 75, 76, 99, 117
bootleg, 75, 103
bubble, 76

C
C, 24, 41, 45, 51, 54, 60, 61, 62, 63, 65,
66, 67, 75, 76, 81, 90, 98, 99, 104, 112,
114
center, 24, 25, 45, 51, 60, 65, 67, 75,
102, 103
champions, 19
cheat split, 23, 111
cheated alignment, 111
cheating, 23, 103
check, 29, 32, 45, 62, 65, 90
Childress, Dan, 2
chip, 122
clear reads, 115
clock, 40, 44, 50, 54, 75, 86, 87, 89
clock management, 86
clock running, 87
collapsed, 44
college, 16, 17
College, 2
Colorado, 16, 22
combo block, 45, 51, 67, 76
concentration of force, 23, 66, 75
confidence, 84, 114, 125
confident, 88, 114
confusion, 30, 31, 32, 33, 65
conservative, 84, 89
consistent, 60, 62, 64, 75, 85, 88, 127
The Split Back Veer Football Offense
contact, 40, 44, 45, 50, 54, 81, 117,
118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 127
contrarian, 16, 17, 18, 19, 40, 127
converge, 62
converging blockers, 75
conversions, 88
corner, 32, 33, 41, 45, 57, 62, 98, 99
corners, 31, 60, 65, 76
correspondence, 2
counter, 23, 44, 45, 51, 89
coverage, 27, 29, 32, 86, 89, 95
crack, 57, 62, 89, 99
crash, 44
crashing, 51, 57, 62, 113
cutback, 66
cutoff, 41, 44, 45, 50, 51, 54, 62, 66,
75, 81, 123
cutoff pursuit, 41, 45, 50
cuts up, 57, 75

D
dead ball, 76
deep, 32, 40, 41, 45, 57, 62, 67, 75, 76,
87, 90, 98, 99, 113
deep backfield, 40, 41
defensive collapse, 21
defensive coordinator, 29, 31, 32
defensive end, 21, 40, 45, 51, 57, 75
defensive line, 28, 40, 41, 50, 57
defensive perimeter, 40
defensive reaction, 16, 21, 57, 60
defensive tackle, 18, 20, 21, 40, 45, 51,
65, 116, 125
deliver, 90, 95, 99, 119
demoralize, 88
demoralized, 88
dig, 111
discipline, 88
disciplined, 85, 88
dive, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 28, 31, 40,
41, 44, 50, 54, 57, 60, 62, 64, 66, 67,
76, 90, 102, 103, 111, 112, 113, 115,
117, 122
dive back, 18, 19, 21, 28, 40, 41, 44,
50, 54, 67, 90, 102, 103, 111, 112, 117
dive read, 31, 41, 54, 67, 103, 114
dive-back, 40, 44, 50, 54, 60, 62, 66
domino, 65
doo-dad, 45, 50, 51
double option, 30, 33, 50, 51, 62
double read, 44, 50, 114
double team, 18, 23, 75, 90, 119
Double Wing, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24,
28, 75, 85, 86, 89, 118, 125, 127
double-read, 44, 45, 50, 51
down, 2, 18, 25, 28, 31, 32, 33, 40, 51,
57, 60, 64, 66, 67, 75, 85, 86, 87, 88,
89, 90, 95, 99, 102, 103, 111, 113, 118,
119, 120, 121, 122, 127
Down, 120, 121
down block, 57, 66, 119, 122
down Block, 119, 121
downhill, 19, 20, 23, 40, 57, 60, 64, 65
drills, 20, 90, 111, 118, 120, 121, 122
drills and skills, 20, 90, 111
dump, 111, 122

E
easy read, 57, 90, 113
Elrod, Wes, 2
email, 127
EMLOS, 62
end, 18, 21, 29, 30, 31, 32, 40, 41, 45,
51, 57, 62, 75, 86, 88, 90, 95, 113, 116
ends, 18
Estill County, KY, 2
execute, 88, 102, 113, 116, 123
execution, 23, 29, 44, 67, 84
explode, 120
explosive, 21, 44, 45, 62, 119, 125, 127
extra split, 41, 45, 51

F
filling, 66
finish, 20, 122
fire, 111, 112
Fit, 121
flanker, 25, 31, 32
flanking, 31
flick, 113
flippers, 119
fly, 45, 57
fold, 54, 60
force defender, 40, 45, 98, 125
free, 21, 45, 65, 85, 88, 89, 90, 99
free down, 85, 89, 90
free safety, 45, 99
freshmen, 126
fullback, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 54, 88, 125
fullback alignment, 19
fumble, 85, 88, 113
fumbles, 84, 125

G
G, 24, 41, 45, 51, 54, 60, 62, 64, 65,
66, 67, 74, 75, 76, 90, 99, 103, 105, 123
gap, 32, 51, 62, 66, 76, 90, 95, 98
Georgia Southern, 17, 22
Georgia Tech, 17, 22
give, 19, 29, 32, 64, 67, 76, 103, 111,
112, 113, 115
go, 18, 24, 30, 33, 76, 85, 88, 98, 99,
103, 120, 121, 122, 126, 127
Go, 120
goal line, 75
goalline, 75
graphic, 17, 66, 81
ground, 120, 121
guard, 18, 41, 44, 45, 60, 65, 66, 67, 75,
90

H
half reads, 115
handoff, 40, 44, 50, 54, 66, 75, 76, 84,
102, 103, 112, 117
high percentage passes, 90
high risk, 87
high school, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21
High School, 2
high-percentage, 85
Houston, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 23

I
I, 2, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 26,
27, 28, 29, 31, 32, 33, 40, 41, 60, 64,
65, 66, 75, 81, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89,
90, 95, 98, 99, 102, 103, 111, 112, 113,
116, 118, 120, 121, 123, 125, 126, 127
I formation, 16, 17, 18, 75, 88, 126
incompletion, 85, 86
incompletions, 85
indecisive, 84, 88
individual, 23
influence, 28, 50, 64, 65, 76
initial charge, 64
innovation, 16, 22, 50
Inside, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 29,
33, 44, 45, 50, 54, 57, 60, 62, 64, 75,
81, 82, 85, 90, 102, 114, 117, 124inside
draw, 62
inside release, 45, 51, 54, 66
inside veer, 19, 66, 90, 114
inside-out pursuit, 44, 50
interior defensive linemen, 50
IV, 20, 44, 57, 67, 81, 90, 114, 115
IW, 81, 82, 83

J
jab-step, 44, 102
Jacobs, Cory, 2
JT Curtis, 19, 112, 128
Junior High, 2

K
keep, 21, 22, 28, 30, 40, 57, 62, 65, 81,
86, 89, 90, 102, 111, 113, 115, 116, 126
KISS, 90, 123
Kunefke, Brent, 2, 32

L
landmark, 40, 44, 81, 111
landmarks, 111, 112
large splits, 23
LB, 32, 54, 65, 67, 76, 81, 90, 99, 123
lead, 75, 76, 87, 95, 102, 113
lead option, 102, 113
leg-whip, 122
leverage, 65
line technique, 32
linebackers, 57, 64, 66, 76
live, 117
LO, 57
Lumpkin, Hugh, 2

M
man/combo/backer, 45
man-on, 65, 75
Marines, 2
Markham, Don, 16
match up, 17
McAdams,  Rusty, 2
McAdams, Rachel, 2
mechanics, 90, 102, 103
mesh point, 40, 112
midline veer, 114
Mike, 2
misdirection, 16, 64
ML, 54, 114, 115
monster linebacker, 32
Morten, 60
Murphy, Tim, 20
MV, 50, 114, 115
MW, 81, 82, 83

N
national championships, 21, 22
Navy, 16, 17, 22
NCAA, 16, 17, 19, 21, 22, 45
neutral, 23, 41
NFL, 75
non-aggressive, 87
nose, 51, 60, 65, 123
Notre Dame, 22
numbering, 24
numbers advantage, 32

O
O, 2, 75, 90, 95
offensive coordinator, 86
offensive line, 57, 119, 122
off-tackle, 40, 64, 75
Oklahoma, 16, 17, 21
option, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23,
28, 29, 30, 31, 33, 40, 41, 44, 45, 50,
51, 57, 60, 62, 64, 65, 66, 67, 75, 81,
84, 102, 111, 113, 125, 127
option path, 19
option potential, 23
option responsibilities, 64
out block, 51, 54, 60, 62, 64, 66, 67, 81
out blocked, 66, 67
outside, 18, 19, 21, 28, 32, 40, 41, 44,
45, 50, 51, 54, 57, 65, 66, 67, 75, 81,
84, 90, 95, 98, 99, 102, 111, 114, 117,
119
Outside, 18, 20, 21, 23, 24, 29, 40, 41,
44, 50, 54, 57, 60, 62, 64, 66, 81, 82,
85, 90, 102, 109, 114, 115, 117, 124,
128
outside linebacker, 21, 32, 40, 45
outside release, 45, 51, 57, 75
outside veer, 19, 66, 114
OV, 20, 40, 57, 67, 81, 114, 115
over, 16, 17, 22, 24, 27, 29, 32, 33, 62,
67, 75, 87, 90, 99, 103, 111, 112, 113,
119, 120, 125, 126, 127
Overview, 16, 29, 31, 40, 44, 50, 57,
60, 64, 65, 75, 81, 84, 89, 98, 102, 111,
118, 125
OW, 81, 82, 83

P
parallel, 40
Parker, Gloria, 2
pass, 17, 19, 20, 22, 30, 31, 33, 84, 86,
87, 89, 90, 95, 98, 99, 103, 113, 126,
127
passing, 17, 20, 22, 31, 33, 64, 84, 85,
88, 89, 90, 95, 98, 99, 103, 126
penetrater, 119
penetrates, 40, 44, 50, 54, 57
penetration, 28, 40, 62, 81, 115
perimeter, 19, 21, 27, 40, 57, 64, 75,
81, 86, 95
personnel, 17, 20, 29, 31, 32, 125, 126
phone, 19
pitch, 21, 22, 23, 30, 31, 41, 44, 50, 51,
54, 57, 60, 62, 76, 84, 85, 90, 103, 111,
113, 116, 117
pitch read, 54, 113, 117
pitch relationship, 23, 30, 41, 44, 50,
57, 60, 62
pitchman, 21, 30, 33, 41, 44, 50, 57, 60,
113, 116
pivot, 62, 103
pivots, 60, 62
play action, 86, 89, 98, 103
playbooks, 2, 19, 30
playoff, 19
playoff bracket, 19
playside, 41, 45, 51, 60, 62, 64, 65, 67,
76, 81, 95, 102, 103, 118, 119, 122, 123
pocket, 112
point mesh, 112
point of attack, 21, 22, 23, 41, 45, 51,
81, 122, 123
position, 119, 120, 121
positions, 120
pound, 119, 120, 121
power, 16, 18, 40, 62, 64, 118, 126,
127Power, 16, 24, 26, 64, 75, 76, 77,
81, 83, 85, 86, 89, 103, 105, 124, 126
pre-snap, 90
pressure, 40, 57, 84, 117
pro, 118
probability, 87
problem reads, 115
progression, 119, 120, 121, 122
pull, 41, 64, 66, 75, 76, 89, 112, 118,
122
pull and wrap, 118, 122
pulls, 40, 44, 50, 54, 65, 95, 115
pump fake, 98, 99
punt, 85, 86, 87
pursuing, 41, 44, 50, 54, 66, 90
pursuit, 41, 44, 45, 50, 75, 81, 87, 90,
95

Q
quarterback, 17, 19, 21, 22, 23, 26, 28,
31, 40, 44, 45, 50, 51, 54, 57, 60, 62,
64, 65, 66, 75, 76, 84, 86, 88, 89, 90,
95, 98, 99, 102, 103, 111, 112, 113,
115, 116, 117, 125, 126
quick help/combo, 41
quick pass, 31, 32, 33, 85, 89, 98, 99
quick passing, 31, 33, 85, 89, 98
quick read, 116
quick screen, 32, 89
quick strike, 20, 33, 90

R
rationale, 84
reach Block, 76, 118
reach-pull-pull-give, 76
ready to play, 87
receiver, 18, 20, 25, 31, 32, 33, 57, 98,
99, 126
receivers, 16, 17, 20, 22, 26, 29, 31, 32,
33, 41, 45, 89, 95, 98, 126
Reed, Jack, 86
regain possession, 87
responsibility, 31, 90
reverse, 60, 62, 103, 122
Rice, 17, 22
ride mesh, 112
risk, 84, 85, 87, 89, 102
risk losses, 102
Royal, Darrell, 18
running back, 64, 98, 113, 125, 126
running lane, 40
rushing, 17, 19, 21, 22

S
sack, 85
sacks, 98
safety, 32, 33, 41, 45, 57, 62, 65, 67,
99, 119
scheme, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 28, 32,
64, 66, 67, 76, 81, 89, 95, 98, 111, 118,
123, 126, 127
scoop, 67, 81, 122, 123
screen, 32, 95, 123
seal, 21, 40, 41, 57, 62, 65, 67, 76, 81,
89, 123
seal line, 41, 67, 123
Separation, 90
Set, 120
shallow, 23, 40, 41, 44
shallow backfield, 40, 44
Single Wing, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 28, 75,
85, 118, 125, 127
sits, 40, 44, 50, 54, 57
skates, 57
skeleton, 112
sky, 121
slant, 123
slot, 16, 18, 22
slow play, 31, 116
slow play end, 116
smash, 125, 127
snap count, 40, 44, 50, 54, 89, 118
soft squeeze, 112
solid, 119
space, 23, 86, 116, 127
special, 20
Split Back Veer, 1, 18, 19, 20, 21, 24,
40, 85, 102, 103, 111, 118, 125, 127,
128
split end, 31
split safeties, 27
Split Veer, 19, 23, 32, 60, 102, 125,
126, 127
splits, 23, 81, 111
spot, 87
spread, 16, 17, 18, 19, 22, 26, 29, 32,
33, 50, 126
sprint out, 86, 98
sprint-out, 85, 89
squad lines, 120
squeezes, 40, 44, 50, 54
stack, 32, 33, 41, 65, 67
stack backer, 41, 65
stalk, 51, 54, 60, 62, 65, 66, 76, 89, 95
stalks, 41, 45
stance, 23, 102, 111, 118, 121
start, 20, 24, 99, 111, 114, 116, 118,
120, 121, 122
State Champion, 32, 128
Sterner, 81, 128
stop, 18, 26, 40, 44, 57, 60, 62, 66, 84,
87, 89, 116, 127
straight drop, 89
strength, 23, 26, 27, 29, 31, 40, 126, 127
strong, 17, 22, 25, 28, 29, 31, 32, 33,
51, 66, 76
strongside, 31, 33, 51
studs, 126
sweep, 18, 86, 89, 95

T
tackle, 17, 18, 20, 21, 28, 40, 41, 44,
45, 51, 54, 64, 65, 66, 67, 75, 95, 115,
116, 117
tactical deficiency, 21
tag, 30, 31, 40, 44
tailback, 22
TE, 31, 32, 33, 41, 45, 51, 54, 57, 60,
62, 65, 66, 67, 75, 76
team, 18, 22, 23, 26, 32, 40, 75, 84, 85,
86, 88, 89, 116, 119, 126, 127
Team, 2
tech, 41, 65, 67
technique, 23, 27, 32, 41, 44, 50, 51,
54, 57, 65, 66, 67, 75, 112, 113, 116,
119, 120, 121
technique calls, 41
Texas, 2, 16, 18, 21
Texas A&M, 18
The Explosive Veer Offense, 60, 128
throwback, 41, 45, 95
throwback screen, 95
tight end, 18, 29, 40, 45, 95
tight splits, 23
trap, 64, 65, 122tricky dick, 116
triple option, 16, 18, 28, 44, 81
turnovers, 84, 125
twin, 31

U
unblocked, 20, 21, 22, 28, 41, 81
uncovered, 41, 45, 51, 67, 90, 123
unsound, 25, 31, 122

V
varsity, 126
veer, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 40, 45, 57,
60, 66, 90, 103, 114, 117, 118
vertical, 18, 19, 23, 40, 50, 54, 60, 62,
66, 67, 87, 98, 99, 102, 111, 118
Vertical, 90
vertical attack, 19
video series, 112

W
Wacker, 19, 60, 128
weak, 25, 29, 31, 32, 33, 66, 76
weakside, 31, 32, 33, 45
wedge, 60, 66, 81, 111
Wedge, 66
Weidner, 85
wide, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 31,
32, 33, 40, 45, 50, 54, 57, 60, 62, 65,
67, 76, 86, 87, 89, 95, 98, 121, 126
Will, 128
wing, 66
Wing-T, 20
Wishbone, 18, 19, 22

Y
Yeoman, Bill, 17, 18, 20, 28
youth, 16

Z
z-receiver, 31