Playbook: Seattle Seahawks

Formation: Gun Trey Y Flex

Play: Flanker Dig

Setup:

  1. Hot route your Y/triangle receiver to a streak route
  2. Hot route your X/square receiver to a comeback route

Reads:

  1. Against man to man defense, look to your tight end
  2. Against zone defense, look to your running back
  3. You also have your receivers on the whip route and the comeback route

Overview: This is another play where if you make the correct reads it is very hard to stop.

Playbook: Seattle Seahawks

Formation: Gun Trey Y Flex

Play: Outside Zone

Setup: None required

Overview: Just follow your blockers.  This play works best if your opponent is worried about your passing game.

Playbook: Seattle Seahawks

Formation: Gun Y Trey Flex

Play: Hawks Stick

Setup: None required

Reads:

  1. Your main read on this play is always going to be your B/circle receiver
  2. If he is covered, look to your Y/triangle receiver in the flat or to the right side of the field

Overview: This is a great 3rd and 4 play when you need a first down.

Playbook: Seattle Seahawks

Formation: Gun Trey Y Flex

Play: Inside Zone

Setup: None required

Overview: Just follow your blocks.  This is one of the most effective shotgun running plays in the game.

Playbook: Seattle Seahawks

Formation: Gun Trey Y Flex

Play: PA Crossers

Setup:

  1. (Optional) Hot route your running back to a wheel route

Reads:

  1. Your first look is your B/circle receiver
  2. You can also hit your tight end if he is open
  3. Your Y/triangle receiver coming over the middle of the field is also a good option

Overview: This is a play to mix in every now and then but not more than maybe once a game.

Playbook: Seattle Seahawks

Formation: Gun Trey Y Flex

Play: PA WR Screen

Setup: None Required

Reads:

  1. Your first and only read is your X/square receiver on the screen

Overview: This is a situational play that you will only want to throw in when your opponent Is in zone defense.