Playbook: Jacksonville Jaguars

Formation: Nickel 4 D Ends

Play: Overload 3 Seam 2

Setup:

  1. Base Align
  2. Show Blitz
  3. Put your DT on the right into a flat zone
  4. (Optional) Adjust the other zones how you would like

Overview: This play brings quick edge heat while only rushing 4 guys.

Playbook: Jacksonville Jaguars

Formation: Nickel 4 D Ends

Play: Cover 1 Hole Press

Setup:

  1. Blitz your linebackers (if any of your linebackers move up toward the line of scrimmage, move them back.
  2. Put your DE on the right into a QB Spy

Overview: If you have fast linebackers you should see one run through the A-Gap as long as your opponent isn’t blocking extra guys.

Playbook: Jacksonville Jaguars

Formation: Nickel 4 D Ends

Play: Cover 1 Robber Press

Setup:

  1. Pinch your linebackers
  2. Blitz your linebackers
  3. Pinch your defensive line

Overview: This is a 6 man rush that gets in really quickly against 5 blockers.  It is hard for the offense to tell which side the rush is coming from in this formation.

Playbook: Jacksonville Jaguars

Formation: Nickel 4 D Ends

Play: Cover 2 Man

Setup:

  1. (Optional) Use the linebacker pass rush package
  2. (Optional) Press Coverage
  3. (Optional) Put one of your blitzing Des into a yellow zone
  4. Pass commit

Overview: This is a great max coverage defense.  You are taking away every part of the field.  Patrol the shallow middle part of the field with the guy in the yellow zone.