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CLIP 6673

American football basics - Twan Russell on blocking

American football basics - Twan Russell on blocking

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Key Info
  • American football basics - Twan Russell on blocking
  • Duration: 2:14
  • Former Miami Dolphins linebacker Twan Russell explains the art of blocking in American football. There are two types of block - the run block and the pass block. Twan explains the difference and takes us through how to perform them. Low posture and light footwork are the keys to a strong block and drive. This BBC Sport clip was first published on BBC Sport Academy online on 14 April 2008. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Physical Education


    Invasion Game Activities

  • Keywords: American football, strength, attacker, defender, block, blocking
Ideas for use in class
  • Possible use with schools that are looking to offer different activities including American football.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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