Playbook: Minnesota Vikings

Formation: 4-3 Over

Play: Cover 3 Sky (1st Setup)

Setup:

  1. Base align
  2. Shift the defensive line to the left
  3. Slant the defensive line inside
  4. Blitz the left side of the screen linebacker
  5. User one of the linebackers in the middle, stand in the gap and hold LT

Overview: Here we have a 5- man blitz that is going to come quick from the left side. The use of holding LT makes it to where the linebacker will come free at the quarterback. This is a quick setup allowing us to be able to adjust the coverage behind us.

Playbook: Minnesota Vikings

Formation: 4-3 Over

Play: Tampa 2

Setup:

  1. Base align
  2. Shift the defensive line to the left
  3. Slant the defensive line inside
  4. Blitz the left side of the screen linebacker
  5. User one of the linebackers in the middle, stand in the gap and hold LT

Overview: This is a 5- man blitz that is going to come quick from the left side but now we are using a Cover 2 style of defense instead of a Cover 3. Mixing up the coverage behind us will allow the blitz to be even more effective.

Playbook: Minnesota Vikings

Formation: 4-3 Over

Play: Cover 3 Sky (2nd Setup)

Setup:

  1. Base align
  2. Shift the defensive line to the left
  3. Slant the defensive line inside
  4. Blitz the right side of the screen safety
  5. User one of the linebackers in the middle, stand in the gap and hold LT

Overview: This play appears to the opponent as the same blitz from the left side however, now we are sending pressure from the right side. The safety will come free at the quarterback very fast. Press Coverage is optional in this play.