In today’s free Madden 17 tip, we are going over a passing play that gets open against pretty much every coverage in Madden 17.  We show how it works against Cover 2 Man, Tampa 2, and Cover 3 Sky.

We’ve got the full breakdown below.

Playbook Philadelphia Eagles

Formation: I-Form Twins Flex

Play: PA Cross F Wheel

Setup:

  1. Put your B/circle receiver on a streak route

Reads:

  1. Your primary read on this play is your X/square receiver over the middle

Overview: This play is designed to take a deep shot over the middle of the field.  It should get open against Cover 2 man, Tampa 2, and Cover 3 defenses in Madden 17.  Mix it in with other plays in the same formation for best results.

Let’s take a more detailed look at how this play works.

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This is how the play should look right before you snap the ball.

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Around this time, you should be able to tell that your receiver will get open over the middle

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We let the ball go and can tell that our receiver is going to be wide open.

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We make the catch for a gain of about 30 yards.

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