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Madden 17 Blitz: 4-4 Split – Cover 2 Invert (Part 2)

In today’s free Madden 17 defensive tip, we are expanding on a blitz that Stickwork covered a few weeks ago.  This time, we are going over how to bring the same pressure, but instead of rushing 5 guys you only have to rush 3 guys.

You can check out the full setup below.

Madden 17: 4-4 Split - Cover 2 Invert (Part 2)

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Formation: 4-4 Split

Play: Cover 2


  1. Base Align
  2. Spread your linebackers
  3. Blitz your LOLB (on the right side of the screen)
  4. (Optional) Put your RE (on the left side of the screen) in a light blue zone
  5. (Optional) Put your DT on the left side of the screen in a QB Spy
  6. (Optional) Adjust the zone coverage however you’d like

Overview: This is a 3 or 4 man rush that can get really consistent unblocked pressure off the right side of the screen.

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7 years ago

thumbs up

7 years ago

Had a guy quit on me using this blitz