"If you want to keep on sucking, you'll just keep on leaving your head down in your three-point stance."
is coaching someone by telling them what not to do
, instead of by telling them what to do
. This technique is very popular
with high school football
coaches, and coaches who are not sure what to tell their athletes to correct. Many athletes
hate this type of coaching, as it is not constructive criticism
, and may not help them solve their problem. Some athletes however, appreciate negative coaching, as some feel like it allows them to be more aggressive
in their play and to find the solution for themselves.