Hone Your Ability to Teach Technique at USA Football’s National Conference

When talent is equal, technique wins.

Help your team find the winning edge and elevate the techniques you teach at USA Football’s 2020 National Conference in Louisville, Ky., from Feb. 21-23.

This is more than just a clinic. If you want to get your hands dirty, learn from the best coaches and discover the latest scheme advancements, you won’t want to miss this.


The National Conference features a hands-on live field experience to teach skills and demonstrate drills.

Coaches will learn proven techniques to enhance skill development, including many from USA Football’s Advanced Tackling and Contact Systems.

Live Field topics include:

  • Ball Security, Pass Pro and Base Runs
  • Advanced Tackling System: Fits & Tackles In The Box
  • Advanced Tackling System: Fits & Tackles vs. Perimeter Screens
  • Contact System: Inside Zone Application
  • Contact System: Outside Zone Application

More sessions are added regularly. Check out nationalconference.usafootball.com/fnf to learn more.


Speakers deliver messages each year that elevate attendees’ approach to coaching. Last year, University of Minnesota head coach P.J. Fleck spoke on culture-building and the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Mike Tomlin shared how football challenges and develops people better than any sport in the world.

This year, Herm Edwards, the current head coach of Arizona State University and former head coach of the New York Jets and Kansas City Chiefs, will deliver a stirring keynote address to attendees hailing from nearly all 50 states. Denver Broncos Offensive Coordinator Rich Scangarello, among others, also will present to Conference participants.

On the Live Field and in X’s and O’s sessions, a roster of leading coaches and specialists will offer insight on technique, scheme and game-changing knowledge:

  • John Benton, San Francisco 49ers / Offensive Line Coach
  • Elijah Brooks, University of Maryland / Running Backs Coach
  • Adam Korzun, Green Bay Packers / Director of Performance Nutrition
  • Steve Specht, Cincinnati (Ohio) St. Xavier High School / Head Football Coach

A complete list of speakers resides at nationalconference.usafootball.com/fnf


Paying attendees gain access to premium systems and the new Advanced Contact Certification designed for high-performance programs.

This means the learning continues after departing from Louisville, helping you teach smarter and more effective contact techniques to your players in preparing for the 2020 season.

  • One year of Advanced Tackling System access ($99 value)
  • One year of Contact System access ($99 value)
  • New Advanced Contact Certification ($49 value)


National Conference is the best opportunity to master proven techniques and to find new ways to install them into your schemes.

Save 10% and register for $179 at nationalconference.usafootball.com/fnf