Strong Close has always been a popular formation in Madden games and it is still effective in Madden 15.  In today’s free Madden 15 offense tips, SnA Exclusive is going over a few good plays from that formation.

See the full video and breakdown below.

Playbook: Baltimore (and others)

Formation: Strong Close

Plays:

Read WR Out
HB Force
Counter Weak
PA Scissors
Y-Trail

Reads:

Read WR Out: X –> B –> A

PA Scissors: A –> X –> B

Y Trail: X (if no safety help and press) –> B –> A

Overview: Strong Close has been a popular formation ever since I can remember. In this video I’ll break down a couple of plays that are popular but I’ll also (accidentally) show you how to stop Counter Weak from the Strong Close and give you a few tips on how to approach playing defense against Strong Close.