Vital Info


Jackson Academy

Jackson Academy, Ridgewood Rd, Jackson, MS, 39211

This address is the main entrance to the school. You can access the football field by entering through the main entrance and driving straight down the road until it forces you to take a right. The stadium will be in front of you.

Jackson Academy

Jackson Academy
Ridgewood Rd
Jackson, MS, 39211

Areas of Instruction

Leadership, Grip on Ball, Stance Under Center and in Shotgun, Exchange from Center and Exchange handing ball off, Different types of Drops, Throwing on the Run, Play Action Passing, Ball Faking, Screen Foot Work and High Release Work, Execution of Efficient Option Running, Reading Defenses.

Wide Receivers
Stance and Starts, Releases, Hand Work, Hand / Eye Coordination, Route Running, Blocking, Catching.

Running Backs – Stance, Handoff Exchange, Cutting, Route Running, Pad-level, Screen work, Pass Protection, Catching, Ball Security, Play-Action, Identifying Blitzes.

Tight Ends
Stance attached and detached Starts, Releases, Pass Blocking, Run Blocking, Catching, Hand / Eye Coordination, Screen work, Route Running.

Safeties, Corner Backs and Linebackers
Stance, Starts, Angles, Correct / Safe Tackling Technique, Catching, Hand / Eye Coordination, Correct Leverage, Correct Alignment, Bump and Run Technique, High Pointing the Ball, Pass Break Up.

Kickers and Snappers
Correct Kicking and Snapping Form. Specific snapping and kicking drill instructed by former SEC Kickers / Punters and a former SEC Snapper.

What To Bring

YGB Football Camp is a non-contact camp. Campers need to bring cleats, tennis shoes and sunscreen. Although YGB Football Camp is a non-contact camp we recommend the camper brings a mouthpiece.

You Gotta Believe Football Camp

June 28-29! 2018