FNF Coaches Podcast – Coach, Podcaster, Author Anthony Stone

Episode Summary

Today’s guest is Anthony Stone, who is a Quarterbacks Coach at Boylan High School in Rockford, Ill. He is also the Defensive Coordinator and Assistant Head Coach for the 2017 Women’s Australian National Outback Team & writes blogs for “Hudl” & our friends at “Firstdown Playbook.”

Episode Notes

Coach Stone is also the founder of the “Back to the Basics” camp program. This includes organizations that are located in the United States as well as other countries around the world. He has also authored the Back to the Basics series of Football Drill Manuals.
He talks about what it will be like to return to football in Illinois (2:00), how the weather might impact the game plan (3:15), and how the weather impacted his team’s playoff run last year (5:45). He talks about streaming games of teams in other states that are playing this fall (8:30), how he juggles all of his jobs with five kids (12:30), and how his camps will change post-pandemic (14:00), and the biggest positive he can take from the pandemic (19:15). He talks about going back to school (23:00), what inspired him to write 14 books (24:30), and his playing experience as a quarterback at the high school, college and pro level (30:15).