The Nickel Double A Gap – Rush 3 Buzz is a zone defense that features Cover 3. There are 5 defenders that rush the quarterback, while 6 defenders drop back in zone coverage.
Play Diagram and Info:
Playbooks Found In:
|LE||Seam Flat Right|
|NB||Seam Flat Left|
|LCB||Deep 1/3 Right|
|FS||Deep 1/3 Middle|
|RCB||Deep 1/3 Left|
Quick Set Up:
- Take control of the SS and bluff blitz him.
- Move him down across from the C and 3 or 4 yards off the line of scrimmage.
- Pressure comes from the right end, who should have a clear path to the quarterback against 5 man protection schemes.
- Cover 3 pass coverage.
- 5 defenders rush the quarterback.
- 6 defenders drop back in zone coverage.