Youth Football

Atlanta Falcons Youth Football Tip of the Month

with Buddy Curry

Do you have a question about youth football? Are you interested in learning about the game from the Pros?

  • Would you consider yourself an informed sports parent?
  • Do you know how to properly fit a helmet and shoulder pads on your athlete?
  • Do you know the signs of an athlete suffering from a concussion?
  • Are you familiar with which foods are best at “fueling” your body during season?
  • Want tips on becoming a better receiver?
  • Our team is having a hard time working together this season…what tactics can I use get them all on the same page?
  • What is "Heads Up" Tackling?

The Atlanta Falcons want to help you get the answers you are looking for!

Debuting this fall, the Atlanta Falcons will answer your questions and concerns about youth football through a Youth Football Tip of the Month Program series.

The Atlanta Falcons Tip of the Month will feature youth football tips for players, coaches and parents who are just entering the game, as well as those who have been involved with the sport for several years.

Hosted by former Atlanta Falcons linebacker and USA Football Master Trainer Buddy Curry, the series will feature tips on playing the sport of football, position-specific football training, keeping athletes healthy during the season, and sportsmanship both on and off the field.

The Atlanta Falcons Youth Football Tip of the Month was developed in conjunction with Kids & Pros, a local non-profit created by former Atlanta Falcons Bobby Butler and Buddy Curry hosting non-contact, Heads Up football, and character based camps and clinics across the country. For more information on Kids & Pros, click here.

Click the link below to watch the Atlanta Falcons Youth Football Tip of the Month series, and check back each month for a new video!

September:

This month, former Atlanta Falcons linebacker, Buddy Curry, talks about the roles of children, parents and coaches in youth football. What is your role? | Watch Video

October:

This month, former Atlanta Falcons linebacker, Buddy Curry, talks about the mechanics of a good catch. It is one of the building blocks for a good offense when receiving the ball and with defense through intercepting the ball. Are you catching the ball correctly? | Watch Video

November:

This month, former Atlanta Falcons linebacker, Buddy Curry, talks about respecting your teammates. Teamwork begins with individuals respecting their teammates whether on the field, or in the real world. | Watch Video