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Snow Days - Part two

Phil Snow at ASU (Getty Images)

There's no question Phil Snow has the resume you like to see in a defensive coach. He's been in the Pac-10 the last 16 years at three schools - California, Arizona State and UCLA. He's coached NFL players like Adam Archuleta, Pat Tillman, Robert Thomas, Kevin Miniefield and Craig Newsome. His defenses have been consistently ranked near the top of the Pac-10 and nationally as well. So how does he get it done? And how does he get the players to get it done?

Phil Snow talked to about those things and gave us his general blueprint for success on the defensive side of the ball. When it comes to the type of defense Snow likes to run, he talks more about certain keys that it takes to get the job done. "The front wins football games, and it's the back's job to allow the front to win the game," he told "Whatever it takes - if... Recommended Stories