Mercer headfootball coach Bobby Lamb is coaching young football players ages 7-12 in his 2013 Youth Skills Camp.
Participants were divided into age groups, where theyrotated between stations and competed in non-contact drills.The groups practiced defensive skills first, learning the basics of playing defensive lineman, linebacker, defensive back, and kicker.
After a "half time" water break, thecampers took the field for a series of offensive drills. They were coached on the fundamentals of playing quarterback, running back, wide receiver and offensive lineman.
The young playersfinished the day with a game of flag football. They return Tuesday for the final day of camp.