Today we are going over a run defense you can use to stop the most common runs in Madden 17.

We’ve got the full breakdown below.

Playbook: Cleveland Browns

Formation: 3-4 Under

Play: OLB Strike 2


  1. Spread the linebackers
  2. QB Contain
  3. Pinch the defensive line
  4. Change the outside corners to hard flats
  5. (Optional) Crash the defensive line to slant outside

Overview: This defensive tip is designed as a run defense. It can slow down any type of run in Madden 17.  Just user one of the linebackers and fill the gaps and your opponent will be bottled up in the run game.

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