Should You Flip the Front With Your Defensive Strength Call? | QC Episode 173

Do you flip the alignment of your front based on the defensive strength call? Here’s few reasons why you should…

Strength calls are always a big topic of conversation. How do you make the strength call for your defense? Why do you make the strength call? And how much should it affect your alignment?

The answer depends on your defensive front, but the most important question for determining if you want to flip to the strength call is WHY you’re doing. 

Today’s question asks IF you should flip. The answer is always yes – if you have a good reason. Let’s take a better look at WHY you should flip the defensive front to your strength call.

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