Focused, one-on-one Football training with elite instructors is the key to succeeding on the field. CoachUp now connects aspiring athletes with Football coaches who turn your weaknesses into strengths, improve your skills, and increase your confidence.

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Justin B., Tampa, FL Football Coach
Justin B.
Tampa, FL
$37 /session

Former professional football player who is passionate about helping our ...


Body position, Inside leverage, Man to man coverage, Tackling form, Catching, Dropping ...

Oliver J., Westerville, OH Football Coach
Oliver J.
Westerville, OH
$48 /session

Former NCAA All-American who specializes in motivating football players ...


Blocking, Body position, Catching, Cut blocking, Dropping back, Footwork, Hand placemen...

Germany T., Mc Kinney, TX Football Coach
Germany T.
Mc Kinney, TX
$45 /session

Former NFL player with 5 years of collegiate coaching experience.


Blocking, Body position, Catching, Cutting, Dropping back, Footwork, Hand placement, In...

What People Are Saying

Jonathan D. (Boston, MA)
“My son came home from his first few sessions excited, sweaty and tired. When I asked him what he thought of Coach Ryan he said he was thrilled and can’t wait for more sessions!”
Megan H. (New York, NY)
“We were referred to CoachUp by a friend and we’ve been blown away by the results we’ve seen in our daughter’s pitching. We look forward to more success with CoachUp!”
Steven T. (Los Angeles, CA)
“Coach Chandler has been amazing in working with my son to develop his ball handling skills. His confidence has increased, as well as his enjoyment of the game!”
Jennifer P. (San Francisco, CA)
“CoachUp is awesome! My son went from 6th man to his basketball team’s leading scorer and rebounder with the help of coach Mike!”

Football Training

If you want to get the most out of your football training, you should consider hiring a football coach. Whether you are a parent of a grade-school football player just starting out in the game, and are concerned about safety and developing proper blocking and tackling technique, or a high-school or collegiate player aspiring to compete at the next level, a football coach is the best investment you can make. Did you know that professional football players -- like New England Patriots wide receiver, Super bowl Winner, and CoachUp Ambassador -- Julian Edelman, turn to both personal trainers and football trainers for strength and conditioning work, along with skill development specific to their position.

CoachUp has thousands of football coaches located throughout the country that will help you reach Another Level™ in your game. From quarterback coaches, to wide receiver coaches, offensive line coaches, running back coaches for offensive players, to defensive back coaches, linebacker coaches, and defensive line coaches on defense, and even punting and kicking coaches, CoachUp is the go-to destination for youth, high school, collegiate, and pro football players working on their game in the off-season. No two positions in football are the same, so working with a specialized coach, will dramatically set you apart from others on the field. Tom Brady had a quarterback coach as a young athlete, and continued working with his coach and other personal trainers through his professional career. If arguably the football’s all-time greatest quarterback still needs private coaching, then you can rest assured that any football player can benefit from that type of intensive, focused skill development. All of the coaches featured on CoachUp.com are the best at what they do, and have under gone a thorough vetting process. All CoachUp coaches have played football at the collegiate and/or professional level, or have coached at the high school, collegiate, or professional level. Many have both played and coached at the collegiate or professional level! CoachUp also features over 100 former NFL players, ready and eager to put their football knowledge to work paying it forward to the next generation of players.

CoachUp has a wide range of football coaches who specialize in all skill development areas and positions for football. If you’re currently a quarterback or aspire to be one, working with a quarterback coach on quick release and footwork in the pocket will help fine-tune your game. Alternatively, if you are a wide receiver or tight end, look to find a coach who has expertise in exploding off the line of scrimmage, running routes, gaining separation from a defender, and catching the ball. Maybe you want to transition from being a receiver, or linebacker, to a running back. A running back coach is able to focus on drills that improve your speed, strength, and agility, helping you stay low through the line of scrimmage and shake off would-be tacklers. A great running coach will also help you work on your blocking ability, and your route running and catching skills to allow you to be effective on third down out of the backfield. And of course, for lineman, we have offensive line coaches that can work on the finer points of pass-blocking and run-blocking.
How good are CoachUp football coaches? Well, for instance, if you are training to be a running back, how amazing would it be to train with former NFL running back Tim Hightower. With over 2,000 career rushing yards, 24 touchdowns, and a Super Bowl game on his resume, Coach Hightower has a wealth of knowledge. If you are looking to be the field general, then start training with former NFL Quarterback, John Skelton who specializes in training both quarterback and receivers. If you aspire to make a name for yourself as an offensive tackle or guard, there is NFL Hall of Famer and 6 time Pro Bowler, Joe DeLamielleure. Coach DeLmielleure not only played as an offensive lineman in the NFL, but has coached at the collegiate level, with many of his pupils reaching the NFL. Take advantage all that CoachUp has to offer in your city by searching for a private football coach today.

Football lessons, drills, tips videos, and training articles

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If ever you are seeking inspiration or motivation, one of the best movies to turn to, sports related or otherwise, is Rudy. The movie is based on the true story about a young man named Daniel “Rudy” Ruettiger who dreamt of playing college football for the University of Notre Dame Click to read more

Meal Frequency and Timing

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Setting Goals With Your Football Coach

You have the football skills: a good arm, soft hands, and quick feet. However if you want to play at the next level you are going to have to get bigger, stronger, and faster. One of the best ways to accomplish this is to set goals for yourself. You must set short-term and long-term goals Click to read more