Gunther Publishing

How to Coach the Option Running Game

This Edition of the Option Running Game came from Bellard's Wishbone book and the Flexbone book.  It is separated by chapters on the Triple Option based on different Hand Off Keys.  Also chapters devoted to Double Options, Counter Options and Speed Options.  There are 13 chapters devoted to the Option running game.

This Option Running Game is a tribute to Emory Bellard.  As a member of Darrell Royal's Texas Longhorn coaching staff in 1968, Bellard developed the triple-option offense.  A year later, when Texas won the national championship on the way to 30 straight wins and a second National Championship, Bellard's offense changed the look of college football and brought a huge number of high school teams along for the ride.

240 Pages of Instruction