Coach Bill Renner-Intro to the Kicking Game
One on one w/ Coach Bill Renner
Intro to the Kicking Game
Punting and Kicking Coaching Bill Renner:
Is recognized nationally as an expert in coaching punters and kickers.
Has written a nationally recognized book entitled “Kicking the Football” which details a curriculum for players and coaches on how to teach punting and kicking.
Has a Masters Degree in Exercise Physiology from Virginia Tech, 1983.
Wrote his Master’s thesis on punting “Selected Physical Performance Factors and Football Punting Ability” on what makes the ball go high and far.
Had his last two kickers at West Springfield have gone on to full-scholarships to NC State, Josh Czjakowski, and West Virginia, Tyler Bitancurt.
Had his former West Springfield punter started at Penn State for four years on scholarship and is currently punting for Green Bay Packers, Jeremy Kapinos.
Has coached or worked with 6 current NFL punters: Steve Weatherford, Jaguars; Sam Koch, Ravens; Kyle Larson, Bengals, Glenn Pakulak, Saints, Brett Kern, Broncos; Jeremy Kapinos, Packers.
Directed his own kicking camp company, “4th Down Sports” for 20 years where he designed the punting and kicking training curriculum for numerous athletes who attended the camp, as well as, training the coaching staff on the specifics of the punting and kicking teaching progression.
Directed a Pro Combine training camp, as part of 4th Down Sports, that prepared kickers and punters for the NFL and the NFL Combine which included current NFL kickers, Josh Brown, Rams, Neil Rackers, Cardinals, Shayne Graham, Bengals, some of the aforementioned punters.
Has worked as a kicking consultant to run kicking camps or consult for John Mackovic, Texas, Nick Saban, LSU and Michigan State, Lou Holtz, South Carolina, Frank Beamer, Virginia Tech, Al Groh, Virginia, Lou Tepper, Illinois, Lloyd Carr, Michigan, John Harbaugh, Philadelphia Eagles, Greg McMahon, New Orleans Saints, Scott Cohen, New York Jets, etc.
Was a running back/punter in college at Virginia Tech and for two credited NFL seasons with the Green Bay Packers. In addition, he was in training camp with the Minnesota Vikings, Chicago Bears and New York Jets.
You may remember Coach Bill Renner when he came on to talk about his 5 wide attack. Today he will cover key points in the kicking game. If you look at his bio you can see that he knows his kicking game. Make sure you tune in for those key coaching points to help us develop our young kickers.
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