In today’s Madden School tip, Stickwork is going over how to beat Cover 3 and Cover 4 defenses deep in Madden 18.
Check out the full breakdown below.
Playbook: New England Patriots
Formation: Gun Split Close Pats
Play: X Drag Trail
- Put the X/Square receiver on a fade route
- Motion the A/X tight end to the side of the field with the X/Square receiver
- Block the running back
- Slide protect to the side you are rolling out too
- The read on this play is the X/Square receiver deep
Overview: This play bombs cover 3 and cover 4 defenses. You must run this play to the wide side of the field so there is enough space for the X/Square receiver to get past the coverage. The motion is what gets the X/Square receiver open deep for potentially 6 points.
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