Thank you for viewing the Madden 17 Tennessee Mini eBook for PlayStation 4 and XBOX One.  The mini eBook will be viewable directly on our website.  It is based out of the Tennessee Titans offensive playbook but many of the plays can be found in other playbooks as well.

The mini ebook is all on one page for your convenience.  You can check it out below.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Gun DBLS Y-Flex Offset

Play: Fork Wheel

Setup:

  1. Put the B/O receiver on an in route

Reads:

  1. The first read is the B/O receiver on the in route
  2. The second read is the A/X receiver
  3. The third read is the running back on the speed cut
  4. The fourth read is the Y/triangle and X/Square route combination on the left

Overview: This play is a very good base play to use, there are a mixture of short and deep route patterns in this play that can attack any type of defense. With this play just take what the defense gives you and move the ball down the field.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Gun DBLS Y-Flex Offset

Play: Inside Zone

Setup: 

  1. None required

Overview: This play is very useful to keep your opponent off balance. You do not want to only pass out of a formation because then your opponent can then key in on certain things.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Gun DBLS Y-Flex Offset

Play: Corner Strike

Setup:

Reads:

  1. The read on this play is the flat route and corner route combination on both sides of the field
  2. The check down is to the running back on the blue route

Overview: This play has one of the hardest route combinations for someone to guard in Madden 17. The corner routes mixed with the flat routes work very well, and using this play along with the other plays in this formation will create havoc for the opponent.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Gun Tight Flex

Play: PA Post Shot

Setup:

  1. Put the running back on a curl
  2. Put the A/X receiver on a drag

Reads:

  1. The first read is the A/X and B/O route combination
  2. The second read is the Y/Triangle receiver deep
  3. The third read is the running back on the curl route

Overview: This play works well to flood zone coverage, the different route combinations attack all levels of the field. Therefore, when making the correct read someone is open. Take what the defense gives you and it will be easy to march down the field with this play.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Gun Tight Flex

Play: HB Draw

Setup:

  1. None required

Overview: Mix this in every now and then to keep your opponent off balance.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Gun Tight Flex

Play: Bench

Setup:

Reads:

  1. The first read are the short out routes
  2. The second read are the deeper corner routes

Overview: This play is great to attack your opponent short and deep. The purpose of this play is that your opponent will have to make special adjustments in order to stop this play. Which at that point will open up the other passes in this formation.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Gun Tight Flex

Play: Cross (Cover 2 beater Setup 1)

Setup:

  1. Streak the left slot receiver

Reads:

  1. Hit the X/Square receiver on the left side of the screen

Overview: On this play the streak will clear out the deep zone, and you can hit the X/Square receiver on the left side of the screen for a big play.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Gun Tight Flex

Play: Cross (Cover 2 beater Setup 2)

Setup:

  1. Streak the A/X receiver
  2. Motion the running back to the right and hike before he sets

Reads:

  1. The read for this setup is to hit the running back on the wheel route

Overview: The tight end will press the defense vertically and hold the deep safety in the middle of the field, clearing space for the running back on the wheel route.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Gun Tight Flex

Play: Cross (Base Setup)

Setup:

  1. Put the Y/Triangle receiver on a slant
  2. Put the running back on an out route

Reads:

  1. The first read is the B/O receiver over the middle of the field
  2. The second read is the high low read with the Y/Triangle receiver and the running back on the right side of the screen

Overview: This setup is great because it attacks the middle of the field and has the high low read on the right side making it difficult to cover. The crossing patterns also clear up a lot of space to easily move the ball down the field.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Gun Tight Flex

Play: Inside Hi Lo

Setup:

  1. Put the Y/Triangle receiver on an out route

Reads:

  1. The first read is the out route on the left of the screen
  2. The second read is the drag and dig route combo over the middle
  3. The third read is the X/Square receiver on the deep post

Overview: This play is very good because if we start running the play Cross to much a good opponent will start usering the routes. This adds variety to the scheme and the opponent will not be expecting this play and route combinations

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Singleback Pair Tight Twins

Play: HB Zone WK

Setup:

Reads:

Overview: Every offense needs effective run plays, in madden you can’t be one dimensional because then it will be easy for your opponent to adjust to your style of play.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Singleback Pair Tight Twins

Play: Under

Setup:

Reads:

  1. RB/R1 receiver on the high pass lead

Overview: This play is used primarily for the goaline. As shown in the video the high pass lead to the RB/R1 receiver is highly effective, and will be an easy way to score.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Singleback Pair Tight Twins

Play: HB Dive

Setup:

  1. None required

Overview: The dive is one of the most effective up the middle runs in this year’s game. This run can break for big amounts of yardage especially when the opponent is worried about the passes in this formation.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Singleback Pair Tight Twins

Play: PA Power O

Setup:

  1. Put the RB/R1 tight end on an out route
  2. Block the running back

Reads:

  1. The first read is the high low read on the right side of the screen with the A/X tight end and the RB/R1 tight end
  2. The second read is the drag across the middle
  3. The third read is the B/O receiver deep over the middle

Overview: The route combinations in this play completely flood zone coverage. The routes attack pretty much all areas of the field making it difficult to defend. Especially while focusing on the runs and the other plays in this formation.

Playbook: Tennessee Titans

Formation: Singleback Pair Tight Twins

Play: PA Fork

Setup:

  1. Put the A/X tight end on a drag
  2. Block the running back

Reads:

  1. The first read is the drag across the middle
  2. The second read is the B/O receiver
  3. The third read is the X/Square receiver deep over the middle

Overview: This is our man beater for this formation. All the routes completely kill the man coverage. Just do not throw near your opponents user and this play will torch man coverage.