Strategy Items can give your players much cherished attribute boosts like +1 speed, +1 throw power, or +1 MCV/ZCV. If you need a quick refresher on how MUT 22 strategy items work, you can check out our earlier post.

There are 3 tiers of strategy items: Common, Uncommon, and Rare. Rare offers the absolute best attribute boosts while common gives boosts to fairly basic attributes.

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Common strategy items usually include +1 on 3 different attributes. Uncommon strategy items gives you a bonus +1 on a different ability and rare strategy items gives you 2 additional +1’s (usually to more important ratings).

Below is a list of every strategy item in Madden 22 Ultimate Team. Let us know in the comments which ones you think are best!

Offense Strategy Items

Deep Route Specialist (WR)

  • Common: +DRR, +RLS, +CTH
  • Uncommon: (+SPC) or (+AWR)
  • Rare: (+SPC, +JMP) or (+AWR, +SPC) or (+AWR, +SPD) or (+ AWR, +JMP) or (+SPC, +SPD) or (+SPD, +JMP)

Iron Wall (OL)

  • Common: +PBK, +IBL, +PBP
  • Uncommon: (+AWR) or (+IBL)
  • Rare: (+IBL, +PBF) or (+AWR, +IBL) or (+AWR, +STR) or (+AWR, +PBF) or (+STR, +PBF) or (+IBL, +STR)

Let It Rip (QB)

  • Common: +DAC, +PAC, +MAC
  • Uncommon: (+RUN) or (+SAC)
  • Rare: (+SAC, +BSK) or (+SAC, +THP) or (+RUN, +BSK) or (+RUN, +SAC) or (+THP, +BSK) or (+RUN, +THP)

On The Move (HB)

  • Common: +JKM, +SPM, +BCV
  • Uncommon: (+CTH) or (+AWR)
  • Rare: (+AWR, +SPD) or (+CTH, +SPD) or (+AWR, +ACC) or (+AWR, +CTH) or (+CTH, +ACC) or (+SPD, +ACC)

Out My Way (HB)

  • Common: +TRK, +CAR, +SFA
  • Uncommon: (+CTH) or (+AWR)
  • Rare: (+AWR, +CTH) or (+STR, +JMP) or (+CTH, +JMP) or (+CTH, +STR) or (+AWR, +JMP) or (+AWR, +STR)

Over The Top (WR)

  • Common: +SPC, +DRR, +SFA
  • Uncommon: (+AWR) or (+CTH)
  • Rare: (+AWR, +JMP) or (+CTH, +STR) or (+CTH, +JMP) or (+AWR, +STR) or (+JMP, +STR) or (+CTH, +AWR)

Pave The Way (OL)

  • Common: +RBK, +RBP, +RBF
  • Uncommon: (+IBL) or (+AWR)
  • Rare: (+AWR, +STR) or (+AWR, +LBK) or (+STR, +LBK) or (+IBL, +STR) or (+IBL, +AWR) or (+IBL, +LBK)

Play Fake (All Positions)

  • Common: +DAC, +PBK, +DRR
  • Uncommon: (+SPC) or (+IBL)
  • Rare: (+SPC, +CTH) or (+CTH, +PBP) or (+IBL, +PBP) or (+IBL, +CTH) or (+IBL, +SPC) or (+SPC, +PBP)

Reel In (WR/TE)

  • Common: +CTH, +CIT, +SRR
  • Uncommon: (+SPC) or (+RBK)
  • Rare: (+RBK, +PBK) or (+MRR, +PBK) or (+RBK, +MRR) or (+SPC, +PBK) or (+SPC, +MRR) or (+SPC, +RBK)

Short Route Specialist (WR)

  • Common: +SRR, +RLS, +CTH
  • Uncommon: (+AWR) or (+CIT)
  • Rare: (+AWR, +ACC) or (+AWR, +CIT) or (+ACC, +JKM) or (+CIT, +JKM) or (+CIT, +ACC) or (+AWR, +JKM)

West Coast (All Positions)

  • Common: +SAC, +IBL, +SRR
  • Uncommon: (+PBK) or (+CTH)
  • Rare: (+PBK, +PBP) or (+CIT, +PBP) or (+CTH, +PBP) or (+CTH, +CIT) or (+PBK, +CIT) or (+PBK, +CTH)

Zone Run (All Positions)

  • Common: +RBF, +BTK, +LBK
  • Uncommon: (+RUN) or (+PAC)
  • Rare: (+STR, +CAR) or (+RBP, +RBK) or (+RBP, +STR) or (+RBP, +CAR) or (+RBK, +STR) or (+RBK, +CAR)

Elite Passer (QB)

  • Common: +SAC, +MAC, +DAC
  • Uncommon: (+PAC)

Defense Strategy Items

Bull Rush (DE/DT/OLB)

  • Common: +PMV, +BSH, +IBL
  • Uncommon: (+AWR) or (+PRC)
  • Rare: (+PRC, +STR) or (+PRC, +TAK) or (+STR, +TAK) or (+AWR, +TAK) or (+PRC, +AWR) or (+AWR, +STR)

Heavy Blitz (All Defenders)

  • Common: +IBL, +POW, +MCV
  • Uncommon: (+PRC) or (+BSH)
  • Rare: (+BSH, +PUR) or (+STR, +PUR) or (+PRC, +PUR) or (+PRC, +STR) or (+BSH, +STR) or (+BSH, +PRC)

Heavy Hitter (SS/MLB)

  • Common: +POW, +TAK, +PRC
  • Uncommon: (+BSH) or (+PUR)
  • Rare: (+PUR, +IBL) or (+AWR, +IBL) or (+BSH, AWR) or (+BSH, +IBL) or (+PUR, +AWR) or (+PUR, +BSH)

Hot Pursuit (SS/MLB)

  • Common: +PUR, +TAK, +AWR
  • Uncommon: (+PRC) or (+BSH)
  • Rare: (+BSH, +PRC) or (+POW, +CTH) or (+PRC, +CTH) or (+PRC, +POW) or (+BSH, +CTH) or (+BSH, +POW)

In The Zone (DB)

  • Common: +ZCV, +PRC, +AWR
  • Uncommon: (+TAK) or (+MCV)
  • Rare: (+MCV, +PUR) or (+TAK, +MCV) or (+TAK, +SPD) or (+PUR, +SPD) or (+MCV, +SPD) or (+TAK, +PUR)

Lurk (MLB)

  • Common: +ZCV, +CTH, +PRC
  • Uncommon: (+TAK) or (+PUR)
  • Rare: (+AWR, +SPD) or (+PUR, +SPD) or (+PUR, +AWR) or (+TAK, +SPD) or (+TAK, +AWR) or (+TAK, +PUR)

Man2Man (All Defenders)

  • Common: +MCV, +CTH, +PRS
  • Uncommon: (+AWR) or (+PRC)
  • Rare: (+TAK, +SPC) or (+PRC, +SPC) or (+PRC, +TAK) or (+AWR, +TAK) or (+AWR, +SPC) or (+PRC, +AWR)

Mind Reader (All Positions)

  • Common: +PRC, + AWR, +PUR
  • Uncommon: (+CTH) or (+TAK)
  • Rare: (+TAK, +MCV) or (+TAK, +ZCV) or (+CTH, +ZCV) or (+CTH, +TAK) or (+ZCV, +MCV) or (+CTH, +MCV)

Outside And In (DE/OLB)

  • Common: +FMV, +BSH, +IBL
  • Uncommon: (+AWR) or (+PRC)
  • Rare: (+PRC, +TAK) or (+AWR, +PRC) or (+PRC, +SPD) or (+AWR, +TAK) or (+AWR, +SPD) or (+SPD, +TAK)

Run Stuff (All Defenders)

  • Common: +PUR, +BSH, +PRC
  • Uncommon: (+ZCV) or (+TAK)
  • Rare: (+TAK, +MCV) or (+TAK, +ZCV) or (+ZCV, +STR) or (+ZCV, +MCV) or (+TAK, +STR) or (+MCV, +STR)

Sure Tackler (All Positions)

  • Common: +TAK, +AWR, +PUR
  • Uncommon: (+PRC) or (+POW)
  • Rare: (+STR, +IBL) or (+POW, +PRC) or (+POW, +STR) or (+POW, +IBL) or (+PRC, +STR) or (+PRC, +IBL)

The Island (CB)

  • Common: +MCV, +PRS, +PRC
  • Uncommon: (+IBL) or (+AWR)
  • Rare: (+IBL, +AWR) or (+STR, +SPD) or (+AWR, +SPD) or (+AWR, +STR) or (+IBL, +SPD) or (+IBL, +STR)

Special Teams Strategy Items

The Leg (K/P)

  • Rare Base Boosts: +KPW, +KAC, +AWR
  • Rare: (+MAC, +RUN) or (+SAC, MAC) or (+SAC, +STR) or (+SAC, +RUN) or (+MAC, +STR) or (+STR, +RUN)

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