High School Sports

Texas High School Offenses Applying Old Concepts to New Situations

Veer, midline, speed option, and load option are things of the past in Texas high school football, right?  These “old school” option plays might be appropriate for a wikipedia article on Tom Osborne, but certainly don’t apply to high flying, spread attacks that are common amongst one of the nation’s strongest high school football states, do they?  Fact is, more and more teams are incorporating these time honored schemes into their already complex offensive systems.  After all, with the cyclical nature of football, it was only a matter of time before integration of old and new would occur.