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Madden 15 Defense: Dime 1-4-6: Spinner Dog 3

In today’s free Madden 15 tip, Yoda is breaking down a very effective nano blitz out of the Dime 1-4-6 formation.  You will only want to call this play in passing situations.

Check out the full breakdown below.

Madden NFL 15 Defense: Dime 1-4-6 - Spinner Dog 3

Formation: Dime 1-4-6

Play: Spinner Dog 3


  1. Base align
  2. Press coverage
  3. Pinch your lbs
  4. Reblitz the defensive end
  5. Shift the defensive end to the right
  6. QB contain (optional)

Overview: This is a nice play to call in situations where you are confident your opponent will be passing the ball.

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don barkhurst
don barkhurst
9 years ago

dime 1-4-6 would be great yoda,

9 years ago

Do this work on current gen?

9 years ago

Is this stuff game tested, as in used against real opponents in online ranked play or mut??because basing its success off of practice mode or games against the cpu is not a very accurate way to test a scheme.I do like some of your ideas, although I would like to see you go more in depth, as some of these schemes can be easily countered with slide protection, blocking rb etc.

9 years ago

Tested this all day yesterday with bengals. It works great with the exception of the de coming in free… The center picked my de up every single time to the point where I just subbed in Atkins to give me extra power to beat the center and stop the run. Great defense though