Stan Zweifel Featured in USA Football's Guide to a Better Safer Game

Nov 9, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - University of Dubuque head football coach Stan Zweifel, has been featured in the "USA Football's Guide to a Better Safer Game," guide presented by ESPN. The book includes information which coaching staffs at various levels may employ to advance player safety and on-field performance. The guide was distributed to over 15,000 coaches across the country.

Filled with expert insight across medicine and football, coaches will find this guide a tremendous resource. Zweifel's article is titled, "Better wide Receiver Play." Zweifel breaks the section down into trainable attributes, core skills, skill development drills, core techniques, and key coaching points. Zweifel has authored seven best-selling coaching books and nearly 50 instructional videos. He is in his 43rd year of coaching and seventh season as head coach for the Spartans and has coached the Spartans to two conference championships (2011, 2015). 

USA Football ( is the sport’s national governing body, leading the game’s development for youth, high school and other amateur players. The independent nonprofit partners with leaders in medicine, child advocacy and sport to establish important standards rooted in education. USA Football advances coaching education and player skill development for safer play and positive experiences through athletics.