Is Cover 3 a Good Bend But Don’t Break Coverage? | QC Episode 160

Is Cover 3 defense a good plan for a Bend but Don’t Break Coverage? Depends what you mean…

I really don’t like the phrase “bend but don’t break” defense. But there’s a time and a place for it!

If your defense really isn’t expected to be very good, but your offense can win you some games… this might be a good idea. And the best coverage for it, is Cover 3. Continue reading “Is Cover 3 a Good Bend But Don’t Break Coverage? | QC Episode 160”

Stop the Verts Switch in Cover 3 | QC Episode 156

There’s a lot of talk about how to stop the Verts concept in Cover 3. What about the Verts Switch?

You’ve got a plan for handling 4 Verts in your Cover 3 coverage. At least, if you’re committed to running Cover 3 you’ll have one. But what’s the plan for handling other concepts and tags that get 4 deep routes against your 3 deep coverage? Continue reading “Stop the Verts Switch in Cover 3 | QC Episode 156”