Base Block Progression (Pole Drills)

Base Block Drills vs. NFL Players (No Helmet)

Tip of the Spear founder, Scott Peters, details the steps of a base block on the line of scrimmage.

Pop Step Drills for Base Blocks

This video highlights the importance of the placement of the inside foot, or “Pop Step”, in relation to playing in a position of strength.

Brace Step Drills for Base Blocks

The “Brace Step” is the first step taken when executing a Base Block. The “Brace Step” should align the offensive lineman on a square path to the inside ear of the defender.