Blog – Sport Scope Video


Comparing the EDGE Replay with the SkyCoach

Football instant replay systems have become more and more prevalent as technology pushes the sport forward. In the near future, you'll be at a significant disadvantage if you don't have replay on the sideline. With that said, there are a number of replay systems on the market to choose from. Today we'll compare Sport Scope's EDGE Replay with the SkyCoach. What are the major differences and what sets the two systems apart?

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October 13, 2017

Four Practical Ways to Simplify Endzone and Sideline Football Film

Game film is meant to be pragmatic - nothing more. As a coach, you rely on this footage simply to understand why a play succeeded or failed. It allows you to know what kind of adjustments need to be made on the fly during the game and/or what you need to instruct your players to do with their technique. Here are a few simple rules to follow so that you can simplify your endzone and sideline game film.

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October 5, 2017

Get the Fastest Replay Downloads on your iPad with EDGE

EDGE Replay is making waves this football season. A number of coaches have gone from using other replay systems to the EDGE and have noted the differences. What's the biggest advantage with the EDGE Replay? Download speeds.

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September 29, 2017

Live in the Sport Scope Endzone Camera and EDGE Replay Ecosystem

Football programs are dedicated to serious film study, and by extension the technologies that will contribute to their team’s overall success. Sport Scope is the only company to provide a 30’ Automatic or 25’ Manual quadpod Endzone Camera system, a Single Camera or Dual Camera Pressbox Tripod System, an 11’ or 16’ Practice Pole Camera System, and the most advanced Sideline Instant Replay System on the market.

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September 22, 2017

Six Important Things For Sideline Replay

In high school football it’s perfectly legal for coaches to have Instant Replay on their tablet on the sideline mere seconds after the play is over. This provides a substantial advantage over the competition and changes the way coaches run a football program. As sideline replay becomes the norm more and more, the question becomes which system is going to provide you with the most immediate feedback, the most intuitive experience, and the most practical features? Therefore, let’s discuss the top 6 things to look for in a Sideline Instant Replay System.

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August 4, 2017

Are Football Players at a Higher Risk of Brain Damage?

Last week the Sport Scope Blog covered a recent study by JAMA Neurology, which suggested that high school football doesn’t result in cognitive impairment later in life. As if in an ironic response, JAMA just released a new study that seems to conflict with last week’s results. Do the new findings settle the debate?

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July 28, 2017

Does High School Football Put Students at Risk?

Recently, a study performed by JAMA Neurology, which is a peer-reviewed medical journal, was published showing that “there was no statistically or clinically significant harmful association between playing football in high school and increased cognitive impairment or depression later in life, on average.”

How does this study hold up?

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July 21, 2017

Is EDGE Replay Superior to Hudl Sideline

EDGE Replay and Hudl Sideline are the two systems on the market that are going head to head. And as a result, you the coach reap the benefits. This is because EDGE Replay has looked at the Hudl Sideline and went above and beyond. Find out how.

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July 14, 2017

Sport Scope and EDGE Replay Takes You to the Next Level

Sport Scope Endzone Cameras and EDGE Replay WILL make a difference in your football team's strategy and education. Now is the time to take advantage of our premium products at our amazing prices.

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July 7, 2017

Endzone Camera Comparison: Sport Scope vs US Sports Video

The past few weeks we’ve been doing product comparisons between the 30’ Automatic Endzone Camera and other competitor telescoping tripod camera towers. So far we’ve compared the major differences between Endzone Video Systems’ EVS25 and Hi-Pod’s R31 end zone camera systems. Today we’re looking at US Sports Video’s Hawkeye. Here are the major differences between the Sport Scope and the Hawekeye...

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June 30, 2017

Endzone Camera Comparison: Sport Scope vs Hi-Pod

Last week on the Sport Scope Blog we compared the 30’ Automatic Endzone Camera with Endzone Video System’s EVS25. This week we’ll be doing another comparison. Let’s compare Hi-Pod’s R31 endzone camera with Sport Scope’s 30’ Automatic Endzone system:

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June 23, 2017

Endzone Camera Comparison: Sport Scope vs Endzone Video Systems

The Sport Scope Endzone Camera has often been compared with other competing systems. For those in the market, you may be wondering how one end zone camera stacks up against another. In this post, we compare the Sport Scope 30’ Automatic Endzone Camera with Endzone Video Systems’ EVS25. Let’s examine the major differences and what they’ll mean for you...

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June 16, 2017

A Sport Scope Endzone Camera Helps You See the Box

Nothing gets a better view of the box and the rest of your player’s positions than an Endzone Camera. And nothing does this job better than the 25' and 30’ Sport Scope Endzone Cameras. Check out our latest blog post on the subject of getting game film in the box...

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June 9, 2017

EDGE Replay Can Predict Your Opponent's Tendencies

EDGE Replay is the only replay system that gives you the power to know your opponent's tendencies. This post discusses how this feature is used and what it can mean for you!

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June 2, 2017

Do a Preliminary Football Season Check on your Endzone Camera System

Football season is fast approaching so now is the time to pull out your Sport Scope Endzone Camera and give the system a full run through. This post explains how to test your system to ensure that all pieces and parts are ready to go before your first game of the season!

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May 26, 2017

EDGE Replay Can Save you More Time than the Hudl Sideline

Recently Hudl has been touting the most beneficial feature to their Hudl Sideline replay system - the ability to wirelessly upload your game files to your Hudl account.

Understandably, Hudl has been pushing this advantage aggressively in their marketing. But how advantageous is this one feature when stacked against the EDGE Replay pound for pound?

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May 19, 2017

New EDGE Replay Features Coming Soon

The Sport Scope EDGE Replay just keeps getting better and better. New features are always on the horizon and we’ve got a few that will be hitting your iPad soon.

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May 12, 2017

Latest Upgrades to the 2017 Sport Scope Endzone Camera

This year we’re upping our game with the Sport Scope Endzone Camera. Whether you’re purchasing a Sport Scope 30' Automatic Endzone Camera or a 25' Manual Endzone Camera for football, soccer, lacrosse or any other sport to get amazing film from a bird’s eye view, you’ll be extremely impressed by our new features and equipment.

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May 5, 2017

Introducing EDGE Replay Accessories

EDGE Replay is revolutionizing how football teams analyze play strategy on the sideline. The ability to instantly replay clips, intuitively tag the progress of an ongoing game, and interpret live game stats in order to influence your decisions is presenting huge advantages for coaches and players alike. But you may be wanting to know how you’re going to handle this cutting-edge technology out on the field and how to keep it protected.

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April 28, 2017

How to Simplify Football Game Film

Each clip of your football game film is packed with information. A studious coach needs to know how to quickly and efficiently break down the play and learn from it. The purpose of game film should be to simplify a play, not complicate it. This post focuses on some general rules to follow in order to make simplifying your football game film easy.

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April 21, 2017

EDGE App Features Take Your Football Team to the Next Level

The EDGE Replay is the only sideline replay system to offer a robust, intuitive iPad app with the power to give you a competitive edge over your opponents. This blog post reviews the features EDGE gives your team in order to make football analytics a more manageable and useful process.

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April 14, 2017

The Power of the Sport Scope and EDGE Replay Ecosystem

Sport Scope’s mission is to be the provider of all of your sports related video necessities. We’re the one-stop-shop for everything!

Don’t make calls to multiple companies or worry about compatibility issues between equipment. Make Sport Scope your single source for game film production and let us deliver an ecosystem you’ll be proud to be a part of.

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April 7, 2017

Premium Endzone Camera Systems at an Affordable Price

Don't make the mistake of buying a tower under 25 feet and don't make the mistake of buying a low quality tripod or something that wasn't designed specifically for filming sports. You'll just be purchasing something else to replace it every couple years and that means you'll be losing money in the long run. Sport Scope is devoted to providing you with a high-quality premium product and relentless customer service so that you always get the film your team needs.

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March 31, 2017

Comparison: EDGE Replay vs. SkyCoach

If you’ve been following the Sport Scope and EDGE Replay blog, you’ll probably have noticed that we’ve been focusing on comparisons between the EDGE and other sideline replay systems such as the Hudl Sideline and the Echo1612. Today we’ll be comparing the EDGE with the SkyCoach. Here are the major differences between the two systems.

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March 24, 2017

Comparison: Uploading Processes between the EDGE Replay and Hudl Sideline

Hudl claims a superior uploading process using the Hudl Sideline. While this may be technically true, what are ALL the factors of the situation?

If you currently own the Hudl Sideline and have been disappointed with the system be sure to check out our Replay Exchange Program. Send us your replay system and pay us your annual subscription fee and we'll give you the EDGE Replay in exchange.

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March 21, 2017

Comparison: EDGE Replay vs. Echo1612

In recent weeks we’ve done a detailed sideline instant replay comparison between Sport Scope’s EDGE Replay and the Hudl Sideline. Today we’re going to contrast the major differences between the EDGE and the Echo1612.

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March 17, 2017

Technological Innovations are Promoting Concussions Awareness

Recently the Online Masters in Coaching program at Ohio University created a revelatory infographic based on well-researched statistical data of football concussions. The title of the infographic is: How Increased Awareness of Football-Related Concussion is Driving Innovation. Check out our coverage of their research and then see the infographic for yourself!

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March 10, 2017

The Difference between the EDGE Replay and the Hudl Sideline - Part III

For the last two posts in this blog series we’ve been deliberating the differences between the EDGE Replay and the Hudl Sideline in all of their aspects. In Part I we reviewed the advantages and disadvantages between the two competitor’s video capturing devices: the EDGE box and the Teradek VidiU. In Part II we went into the discrepancies between the EDGE and Hudl hardware setup, software technology, and uploading processes. Today we will conclude the series by dissecting the differences in supported camera angles and the price.

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March 3, 2017

The Difference between the EDGE Replay and the Hudl Sideline - Part II

Two weeks ago we started a three-week series on the differences between the EDGE Replay and the Hudl Sideline. This week we'll consider the differences between the EDGE and Hudl component arrangements and set-up processes, the difference in software features, and the uploading processes.

If you currently own the Hudl Sideline and have been disappointed with the system be sure to check out our Replay Exchange Program. Send us your replay system and pay us your annual subscription fee and we'll give you the EDGE Replay in exchange.

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February 24, 2017

2017 Glazier Clinics Schedule Update

Coaching clinics are starting up and we wanted to let as many coaches as possible know that we will not be attending any Glazier or Nike COY clinics this year. Our intention was to display our Sport Scope Endzone Cameras and our EDGE Instant Replay System but that plan was halted when we were informed that we could not show our EDGE Replay system because it would violate the Glazier and Nike COY clinics' deal with Hudl.

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February 15, 2017

The Difference Between the EDGE Replay and the Hudl Sideline - Part I

Today we’re starting a 3-part series to discuss the specific differences between the EDGE Replay, made by Sport Scope, and the Hudl Sideline, made by Hudl. We’ll go into the pros and cons of each system and tell you why one has an advantage in a certain area whereas the other does not.

If you currently own the Hudl Sideline and have been disappointed with the system be sure to check out our Replay Exchange Program. Send us your replay system and pay us your annual subscription fee and we'll give you the EDGE Replay in exchange.

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February 10, 2017

The Top 6 Things to Look for in a Sideline Instant Replay System for Football

In high school football it’s perfectly legal for coaches to have Instant Replay on their tablet on the sideline mere seconds after the play is over. This provides a substantial advantage over the competition and changes the way coaches run a football program. As sideline replay becomes the norm more and more, the question becomes which system is going to provide you with the most immediate feedback, the most intuitive experience, and the most practical features? Therefore, let’s discuss the top 6 things to look for in a Sideline Instant Replay System.

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February 3, 2017

EDGE Replay Customer Made Testimonial

Throughout the post-football offseason we’ve received a number of testimonials from championship teams declaring our Endzone and Pressbox Video Systems as the reason for their success. Now, we’re hearing about the overwhelming confidence our EDGE Instant Replay System has provided teams on the sideline when technology matters most.

East Jessamine High School of Kentucky is one of those teams. In an effort to win the District Championship, EJHS relied on the EDGE Replay to step up their game and achieve the ultimate goal. And thanks to the EDGE’s superior technology, the team did exactly that.

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January 27, 2017

How Football Game Film Helps Coaches Improve Player Positions

At Sport Scope we’re committed to helping teams of all sports capture exceptional game film at an ideal aerial view and at a reasonable cost. For our largest customer base, high school football, we understand the necessity of getting game film from the Pressbox View and the Endzone View.

Film from these views is important for a number of reasons. However, one of the more significant motivations for analyzing the game at these angles is the ability to point out flaws and successes in a particular player’s position and technique.

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January 20, 2017

Sport Scope Offers Premium Video Versatility for your Football Needs

If there’s one thing football teams require when it comes to capturing video during practices and/or games, it’s versatility. All good teams capture some video here and there (or at least one elevated angle at their games), but great teams take film seriously. This means not only recording footage from an elevated camera in the Endzone, but additionally getting plays from the Pressbox view (both wide and tight) as well as receiving Instant Replay right on the sideline.

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January 13, 2017

EDGE Replay at the Arizona Bowl

Sport Scope finished off 2016 in a big way. Not only did we provide hundreds of new customers with top-of-the-line Endzone Camera Towers for their Endzone filming needs, but we also sold numerous EDGE Instant Replay Systems to enhance our customers’ competitive edge. And to top off a very successful year, we took the EDGE Replay to the Arizona Bowl to see how it would fair in a massive, busy venue.

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January 6, 2017

Why Formations Matter to Football Coaches and Players

The game of football is essentially a strategic battle in which the offensive team is on a mission to confuse and overpower the defense so as to progress down the field. Obviously, the role of the defense is to counter the offense’s strategy and prevent this forward progression. How the offense and defense handle their roles will always come down to one key starting point: the formation.

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December 30, 2016

High School Football Champions use Sport Scope Endzone Camera

The 2016 season is now over and the results are in. Consistently, the best high school football programs are studying their game by filming from the endzone. And the very top teams are using the Sport Scope Automatic Endzone Camera System to do so.

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December 22, 2016

Three Ways Sideline Instant Replay is Benefitting High School Football

It’s no secret that modern high school football is heavily dependent on the transmission of information. Between (1) coach communication on the field and/or in the Pressbox, (2) athletes needing instruction after plays, or (3) the general need to know why a particular play succeeded or failed, a successful football team is the one who is able to process all of this information in the most efficient manner possible.

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December 16, 2016

Why Endzone and Sideline Camera Film is Important for Football

Coaches, former NFL players, and industry pundits all agree that film study is an integral part of the game. A team’s game-film paints an entirely different picture than what you might see on Monday Night Football. For one, every player and position is represented. Formation is on full display, as well as any mistakes made by any one player. This is how the term, “The eye in the sky don’t lie” got coined.

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December 9, 2016

New EDGE Instant Replay Testimonials Are In!

As the 2016 season comes to a close we're looking back on how our customers enjoyed working with the most advanced instant replay system in high school football and other sports.

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December 1, 2016

$300 Off Purchase of 30' Endzone Camera System

In the spirit of Black Friday we’re slashing the price of our 30’ Automatic Endzone Camera. Through the month of November save $300 with the purchase of a new Endzone Camera Tripod system for your school's football team!

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November 18, 2016

Football Endzone Camera Towers Should Be 30 Feet High

To get the best view of your offensive or defensive line, you need the best angle. Unfortunately, 20 feet isn’t going to cut it. And while 25 feet might be ok, it still doesn’t quite get the view that a 30’ Endzone Camera can obtain.

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November 10, 2016

Why You Should Buy a Professional Endzone Camera

While cheap, flimsy tripod endzone tower systems may exist at what seems like a bargain price, these elevated camera set-ups do not stand the test of time. You need a tower specifically designed for filming football games in an outdoor environment.

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October 27, 2016

$400 Off Sport Scope 30' Endzone Camera

Throughout the month of September, save $400 off the purchase of a 30' endzone camera system when you also purchase an EDGE Instant Replay System.

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September 14, 2016

EDGE Sideline Replay Live Tagging Feature

The EDGE Sideline Replay app allows you to easily live tag a game with a few simple steps. This video illustrates how to live tag a game with EDGE’s built-in live tagging feature. Live tagging automatically generates in-game stats and opponent tendencies. Also, all tagged info (Down, Distance, Hash, Play Type, Play Result, YL, etc.) can be easily uploaded into Hudl after each game.

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September 7, 2016

Free 11' Quick Scope With Purchase of 30' Endzone Camera System

During the month of August, receive a FREE 11' Quick Scope Coach's Pole with the regular purchase of a 30' Endzone Camera System. The Quick Scope is a manually controlled pole that allows coaches to quickly and easily get elevated film.

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August 25, 2016

Why Choose EDGE Instant Replay Over Hudl's Sideline Replay

Football coaches and athletic directors often ask us the difference between our EDGE Instant Replay System and Hudl Sideline. Nevertheless, our replay system has many new features that gives us a step over the competition, including faster download speeds, more reliability, live tagging features, unlimited angles, and much more.

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August 24, 2016

Sport Scope's Endzone Cameras Shipping in 24-48 Hours

Sport Scope Video is currently shipping all of our endzone camera systems within 24-48 hours! Additionally, we are offering two fantastic promotions for the month of August: free shipping on your end zone cameras ($200 savings) or a FREE 11’ Quick Scope Coach’s Pole with the regular purchase of a 30’ or 25’ endzone video system ($699 value).

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August 11, 2016

EDGE Sideline Replay Testimonial from Coach Hinton

"My staff and I put the Edge Sideline Replay and its staff through every test we could think of, and they passed them all with flying colors. The system was able to withstand extreme Arizona heat and operate without a glitch. We also loved how it not only was easy to operate with minimal staff but also extremely easy to set up..."

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July 28, 2016

EDGE Replay Testimonial from Coach Kirkland

"I just want to let you know how excited our coaches are about using the Edge Instant Replay system this coming season. We tested the system at some of our 7 on 7 games this summer and the coaches love it. The replay is on the sideline almost instantly. The controls are easy use and the video capture process works smoothly..."

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July 21, 2016

$400 Off EDGE Instant Replay with Purchase of 30' Endzone Camera

Through the month of July, receive $400 off your 2-view EDGE Replay System with the additional purchase of a 30' Sport Scope endzone camera system.

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July 07, 2016

EDGE Replay's Custom Tagging is A Coach's Best Friend

EDGE Instant Replay’s custom tagging allows coaches to create their own tags and filter tags for easy review and playback on the sideline or at halftime. To do so, first you press the tag icon on the EDGE Replay iPad App.

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June 29, 2016

EDGE Sideline Replay Testimonial from Coach Rivers

"...the controls on the app are vey intuitive and the ability to ODK as well as mark stats on the fly saves our staff a tremendous amount of time. Now we can go back during the game to see multiple camera angles and pull up tendencies based on down and distance to make adjustments and informed decisions. Also the fact that the system is app-based let's our staff split apart into their position groups for coaching or plug into a tv for full group presentations."

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June 22, 2016

Why Choose EDGE Replay over Hudl Sideline?

Many coaches ask us why they should choose EDGE Replay over Hudl. Here are a several reasons why EDGE Replay is better than Hudl Sideline for your football program.

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June 15, 2016

Free Freight or Receive 50% Off An 11′ Quick Scope Coaches Pole

For the regular purchase of a 30′ endzone camera system, receive free shipping (a $200 value) or 50% off the purchase of a 11′ Quick Scope Coach’s Pole during the month of June.

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June 09, 2016

The NFL Will Allow Sideline Replay for 2016 Exhibition Games

The use of instant replay systems during games in the NFL could be just around the corner. The NFL decided to finally allow teams to use video on the sidelines during exhibition games; however, the use and implementation of sideline replay sysems during the regular system requires further research.

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May 26, 2016

EDGE’s Instant Replay Software Makes Coaching Simple

Sport Scope Endzone Camera designed our EDGE Replay software to do everything for you so all you have to worry about is coaching. EDGE Replay comes completely configured, so all you have to do is connect your pressbox or endzone camera to your EDGE Recorder, Router, and Antenna, and start filming. It’s that easy to use.

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May 19, 2016

How To Setup Your EDGE Instant Replay System

This video explains how to setup your EDGE Instant Replay System. It takes less than two minutes to hook up your EDGE antenna, router, recording box and your press box/endzone camera. It’s that simple.

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May 18, 2016

EDGE Instant Replay is Now Shipping Nationwide

EDGE Replay is officially shipping nationwide! Our instant replay system, unlike other systems on the market, is compact, simple to use, and requires very little equipment. Some systems on the market require two cases full of bulky equipment and wiring. EDGE Replay in contrast only requires a few pieces of powerful equipment to capture HD film in the endzone or sideline.

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May 12, 2016

Introducing The New Pressbox Tripod

Sport Scope Endzone Camera just launched our newest product: the Dual Press Box Tripod. This press box system is designed to work with your EDGE Replay to get synced wide and tight shots from the press box sent to your iPad.

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May 2, 2016

No Laptop Required For EDGE Sideline Replay System

EDGE Sideline Replay is the most compact, powerful sideline replay system on the market. Our EDGE Recorders measure 4” x 2.5” x 1.5” and weighs a total of 6 OZ, yet includes all of the networking hardware needed to form a private, powerful Wi-Fi network.

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April 21, 2016

Why Your Football Program Needs EDGE Sideline Replay

Sport Scope's EDGE Sideline Replay is a football instant replay system that allows any user to instantly replay and review recorded plays on your iPad. Our IOS App and EDGE Software are packed full of useful features to help your team instantly gain a competitive edge over the competition.

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April 15, 2016