Beating Cover 3 Defense in Madden NFL 13 Beating Cover 3 Defense in Madden NFL 13 Madden 25 Tips SHARE Madden-School , September 11, 2012 / 46 9 The most common base defense in Madden 13 is cover 3 (In madden terms that means 3 players in deep blue zones). Today we are going to go over a very basic way of beating that defense with a curl route and a flat route. It isn’t so much a money play as it is a concept that works in any Madden NFL game. This route combo can be found at least 10 different formations in every playbook. Let us know in the comments section what other Madden 13 tips you would like to see as well as any other concepts that you have had success with beating cover 3. If you enjoyed this free madden 13 tip and want to take your game to the next level, consider purchasing a Madden-School.com eBook. Click the images below for more information.