Beating man coverage is always a staple of football, whether it’s Madden 17 or real life. In today’s tip, we are going to show you a very simple and unique route found in most playbooks that can destroy man coverage no matter who is running the route.
You can check out the full breakdown below.
Playbook: Denver Broncos
Formations: Gun Doubles HB Wk and WR Trey Open
Play: Various Plays
- – (Pre-Snap) Just check for man coverage and set up the play however you like
- – (Post-Snap) Wait for the route to break and give it about .5 seconds after the break to pass lead the throw as the receiver continues to accelerate.
Overview: Incorporate this route into your offense when you are expecting your opponent to be in man to man coverage.
Let’s take a quick look at this route in more detail.
You can see that right away our receiver looks well covered.
As he starts making his break toward the sideline, that is when you should throw it.
By the time we make the catch, we have good separating from the defender.