Playbook: Seattle Seahawks

Formation: 4-3 Over Plus

Play: Mike Sam Buzz 2

Setup:

  1. Base Align
  2. Shift your defensive line to the right
  3. Blitz your MLB and move him a step to the left
  4. Put the DE on the left into a hard flat
  5. QB contain

Overview: This play is a 5 man rush that brings pressure right up the middle.  Make sure to play around with the coverages behind the blitz.

Playbook: Seattle Seahawks

Formation: 4-3 Over Plus

Play: Cover 3 Sky Wk

Setup:

  1. Base Align
  2. Shift your defensive line to the right
  3. Blitz your MLB and the OLB on the right (You may want to move your MLB over one step to the left to get a slightly better blitzing angle)
  4. Put the DE on the left into a zone
  5. QB contain

Overview: This play brings fast pressure.  The coverage is a little spotty so be sure to know the weaknesses of this play.  You will also want a fast LB in at your MLB position.

Playbook: Seattle Seahawks

Formation: 4-3 Over Plus

Play: FS Will 3

Setup:

  1. Base Align
  2. Pinch and crash DL Down
  3. Zone the DT and DE on the right

Overview: This play brings pressure from the left side of the screen against a lot of offensive formations.  You are only rushing 4 guys so you should still have good coverage.  User your MLB and cover the left side of the field.

Playbook: Seattle Seahawks

Formation: 4-3 Over Plus

Play: FS Blitz

Setup:

  1. Base Align
  2. Pinch and crash DL Down
  3. Blitz your LB on the left
  4. Put your FS into man to man coverage on the guy your linebacker was supposed to cover
  5. Put the DE on the right into a zone and user him

Overview: This is a very similar play to FS Will Fire 3.  This uses a man to man look behind the blitz.

Playbook: Seattle Seahawks

Formation: 4-3 Over Plus

Play: Mike Blitz 3

Setup:

  1. Base Align
  2. Shift and crash your defensive line down
  3. Blitz the OLB on the right
  4. Bluff Blitz the DT
  5. Put DE on the left into a zone
  6. (Optional) QB Contain

Overview: This play isn’t as consistent as the other blitzes from the 4-3 Over Plus formation but you can occasionally get 4 man A-Gap pressure from the middle linebacker.