It’s important that your linebacker coaches really focus on stance, pursuit angle, shock and shed and a solid form tackle.
Here are the linebacker progression drills we did at our international youth football camp in Vienna, Austria. These drills focus entirely on the fundamentals of linebacker play. All of these drills are easy to install, and they need to be implemented in progression. The linebacker position is a very difficult position to coach.
Finding linebackers is very difficult on the youth football level. These drills will help develop the linebackers you have to work with. We do these progression drills every practice.