In this X’s and O’s Football breakdown, we take a look at a man blitz scheme out of the 46 Normal called Inside Blitz. This blitz scheme brings inside pressure from the middle linebacker by having him shoot through the A Gap.
The 46 Normal – Inside Blitz sends 6 defenders after the quarterback.
The design of defense is get inside pressure from the middle linebacker, who shoots through the A Gap between the right guard and center.
The pass coverage has 5 defenders in man coverage. Notice there are no deep defenders playing deep.
The middle linebacker shoots through the A Gap.
Allowing him to get instant pressure on the quarterback.