Playbook: Kansas City Chiefs

Formation: Big Dime 236

Play: Cover 3 Bluff

Setup:

  1. Crash the defensive line to Slant Outside
  2. Put the left side of the screen defensive tackle in a spy
  3. QB Contain

Overview: On this play user the deep safety and you are looking to take away your opponent’s first read which will give time for the blitz to get in. This play only blitzes 3 people with a spy so you have 7 defenders in coverage while getting great pressure.

Playbook: Kansas City Chiefs

Formation: Big Dime 236

Play: Slant Zone 2

Setup:

  1. Crash the defensive line to the right
  2. QB Contain
  3. Put the blitzing left side of the screen corner in any zone

Overview: This play brings the heat from the right side as well, but the key to this play is there are now flat zones. After using the other play a few times and bringing pressure your opponent will think they can throw quick to the flats when they see quick pressure, this play will prevent that and will cause turnovers.

Playbook: Kansas City Chiefs

Formation: Big Dime 236

Play: Buck Slant 3

Setup:

  1. Crash the defensive line to slant outside
  2. Put the right side of the screen defensive end on a spy

Overview: After blitzing your opponent from the right many times, they will get used to the pressure coming from the right. This play allows you to send the pressure from the left to catch your opponent off guard, which will result in more sacks.

Playbook: Kansas City Chiefs

Formation: Big Dime 236

Play: Cover 2 Man

Setup:

  1. Press Coverage
  2. Put both defensive ends in purple zones
  3. Put the defensive tackle in a spy (optional)

Overview: This play is very useful because your opponent will start blocking extra people to stop the blitzes. Mixing in this play every once in a while will catch them off guard. Many times they will try to throw something quick because they are used to the pressure and this can result in an interception.