Playbook: Kansas City Chiefs

Formation: Quarter 137

Play: FZ 2 Deep

Setup:

  1. Shift the defensive line to the right
  2. QB Contain
  3. Put the left of screen corner that is blitzing in any zone

Overview: This play brings very quick pressure from the right side out of a Quarter formation. This is very effective because it does not blitz many people and has a lot of defenders in coverage. Since it is a Quarter formation the defenders that are in coverage are all corners and safeties.

Playbook: Kansas City Chiefs

Formation: Quarter 137

Play: Overload 3 Seam

Setup:

  1. Shift the defensive line to the left
  2. QB Contain
  3. Put the right side of the screen linebacker that’s on the line blitzing in any zone and user him

Overview: This play now sends the pressure from the left, with deeper zones and purple zones to stop routes that are going to the corners. Being able to blitz from either side is essential in a formation to confusing your opponent.

Playbook: Kansas City Chiefs

Formation: Quarter 137

Play: Under Smoke

Setup:

  1. Shift the defensive line to the left
  2. QB Contain
  3. Put the Corner/safety that is blitzing on the right side of the screen in any zone and user him

Overview: This brings very quick pressure from the left side. What makes this very effective is in this formation the opponent will now be used to zone blitzes. This is a man blitz so it will confuse the offense and will not expect the defense to be in man.

Playbook: Kansas City Chiefs

Formation: Quarter 137

Play: Man Up 3 Deep

Setup:

  1. Shift the defensive line to the right
  2. Put both of the people on the outside blitzing in purple zones
  3. User the Safety in the deep blue in the middle of the field

Overview: This play can appear to your opponent that you are still blitzing. When really you have most of the team in coverage. In Madden 17, many people throw streaks and try to bomb defenses, this play will stop your opponent from doing that.