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Beat Cover 4 Defenses In Madden 21 With This Easy Play

Cover 4 is one of the most common coverages in any Madden game, and it is no different in Madden 21.

In today’s tip we are going over a play that absolutely destroys any cover 4 defenses for a 1 play touchdown.

Playbook: Arizona Cardinals

Formation: Gun Doubles Offset Wk

Play: Double Cross


  1. Hot route your Y/triangle receiver to a streak.
  2. Hot route your A/X tight end to a curl.
  3. Hor route your B/Circle receiver to a streak.
  4. (Optional) Block your running back.


  1. Against all cover 4 coverages (including cover 4 drop) your main read on this play is your X/square wide receiver on the post route.
  2. You can also fit in a low ball pass to your RB/R1 receiver on the curl route.

Overview: This play absolutely destroys Cover 4 coverages. If you know your opponent is coming out in a Cover 4 coverage run this play and get a one play touchdown!

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