FNF Coaches Talk Podcast

FNF Coaches Podcast — Center Point High (Ala.) coach Brandon Wilcox


Our guest today started a movement among high school coaches that has set a bar for how men should behave in the world today. Coach Brandon Wilcox from Center Point High in Birmingham, Ala., started the Man Up Movement almost a year ago. The vision of the movement is to teach and encourage male athletes to respect, protect and love our female population.

He talks about the inspiration for the Man Up Movement (1:30) and how he has linked up with a domestic violence advocate (5:40). He also shares his background in football (10:15) and what inspired him to become a coach (13:30). He reflects on his career path to becoming a head coach (16:20) and recently going back to his roots as an offensive coordinator (18:30). He talks about his commitment to strength training (21:30) and his philosophy on coaching during a playoff run (25:00). He shares how he devises his offensive scheme (28:00) and talks about how his team has done with COVID (30:00). Finally, he talks about how recruiting will be impacted by a prolonged dead period (36:30).