Oct 27, 2006 · When Billick was the offensive coordinator for the Vikings, Dennis Green, then the head coach, wanted 13 runs in the base-run category. “That was just his number,” Billick said.

I suspect most coaches come up with their own way of having an offensive play caller during games, or had one handed down from a past mentor. I remember my older son’s 8th grade coach didn’t use a caller at all – he would call plays from memory, including formations and motion. Dec 15, 1996 · The Green Bay Packers call their plays with the offensive coordinator, Sherman Lewis, upstairs in a booth and with the head coach, Mike Holmgren, down on the sideline.