Dawg Academy (Ages 6-18) allows student-athletes to take their aspirations of playing collegiate and professional football to the next level with a professional style training  structured to teach participants  key techniques and fundamentals.. 


Our NFL Alumni coaching staff includes: 


  • Julius Williams | Jacksonville Jaguars 

  • Anthony Smith | Pittsburgh Steelers, Jacksonville Jaguars, Greenbay Packers

  • Trey Simmons | Los Angeles Chargers

  • Jermaine McElveen | Tennessee Titans, Montreal Alouettes

  • Thad Turner | Indianapolis Colts, Arizona Cardinals, and New England Patriots

  • Michaee Moon | Atlanta Falcons


Students will participate in one-on-one competitions, receive position specific training, speed and agility assessments, and more! 


High school participants will also be given the opportunity to meet with college recruits for potential scholarship opportunities. 

Our training sessions take place at several locations throughout the Metro Atlanta Area. Contact battleofthetrenches@gmail.com for schedule and dates.

Battle of the Trenches Foundation (“BTF”) is operating through a fiscal sponsorship with Players Philanthropy Fund (Federal Tax ID: 27-6601178), a Maryland charitable trust with federal tax-exempt status from the IRS as a public charity under Section 501(c)(3). Contributions to BTF are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.