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Madden 17 Run Defense: 3-4 Odd – Cover 4 Drop Show 2

In today’s free Madden School tip, we are going over a good run defense in Madden 17 that stops most of the popular runs you will see online.

You can check out the full breakdown below.

Madden 17 Run Defense: 3-4 Odd: Cover 4 Drop Show 2

Playbook: Cleveland Browns

Formation: 3-4 Odd

Play: Cover 4 Drop Show 2


  1. Base Align
  2. Bring the safeties down a few yards
  3. Hard flat or cloud flat the outside zones

Overview: This is phenomenal run defense that will work against just about every run in Madden 17. The main focus however is to show how to stop the infamous Power O run that most of the online community is now running. This play will completely lock up that run and force the opponent to do something else on Offense.

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7 years ago

Every time I try to move a defensive player out of his original position li the CPU moves him back

6 years ago
Reply to  Cullen

depending on what your on you want to hit y or triangle and than hit left on the left stick and that will move your safety’s down its called show blitz I believe

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