🏈 Quarterback Tip of the Day #4: Learning the Five-Step Drop 🚶♂️
Quarterbacks, it’s time to tackle another essential skill: the Five-Step Drop. This drop is key for deeper pass plays, giving you more time and space to make a successful throw.
Here’s your guide to mastering it:
- Fast First Step: Like the three-step drop, start with a quick, deep first step. This is crucial for creating initial distance.
- Maintain Rhythm: The next three steps should be fluid and quick, maintaining a rhythm that keeps you balanced and ready to throw.
- Final Plant Step: The fifth step is a big one – plant your back foot firmly. This is your anchor for a strong, accurate throw.
- Stay Aware: Keep your eyes scanning the field, even as you drop back. Awareness is key to exploiting the defense.
Practice makes perfect. This drop requires coordination and balance, so repetition is essential. Get comfortable with the five-step drop, and watch your passing game elevate!