Playbook: Detroit Lions

Formation: 3-4 Odd

Play: Edge Blitz 3

Setup:

  1. Base Align
  2. Show Blitz
  3. Crash defensive line out
  4. QB Contain
  5. (Optional) Put the DE on the left into a zone

Overview: The pressure on this play comes right away. Just make sure you don’t get beat deep.

Playbook: Detroit Lions

Formation: 3-4 Odd

Play: Edge Blitz 3 (Flipped)

Setup:

  1. Base Align
  2. Show Blitz
  3. Crash defensive line out
  4. QB Contain

Overview: If your opponent starts figuring out that you are sending pressure from the right, flip the play and bring the pressure from the left.  It will look identical to your opponent pre-snap.

Playbook: Detroit Lions

Formation: 3-4 Odd

Play: Edge Blitz 1

Setup:

  1. Base Align
  2. Show Blitz
  3. Crash defensive line out
  4. QB Contain
  5. (Optional) Put the DE on the left into a zone

Overview: This is the man to man version of Edge Blitz 3. Mix this in if zone isn’t workout out well for you.

Playbook: Detroit Lions

Formation: 3-4 Odd

Play: Edge Blitz 1 (Flipped)

Setup:

  1. Base Align
  2. Show Blitz
  3. Crash defensive line out
  4. QB Contain

Overview: This is the man to man version of Edge Blitz 3. Mix this in if zone isn’t workout out well for you.

Playbook: Detroit Lions

Formation: 3-4 Odd

Play: Cover 4 Drop Show 2

Setup:

  1. Base Align
  2. Show Blitz
  3. Pinch your linebackers
  4. Adjust the coverage behind it as you see fit

Overview: This play works well once your opponent starts making quick reads and blocking extra guys.