Defending Stacked Receivers | QC Episode 178

Stacked receivers require some adjustments for your defense. Let’s take a look at zone and man tweaks for those stacks.

Offenses are always trying to use formations to break the defense. Get you in a position where you’re not as effective. Stacked receivers are one example. 

When the offense stacks two or three receivers up, how do you adjust? What can you do to tweak your man coverage or zone coverage to handle the stacks? I’ll give you some suggestions on this episode of the JDFB Quick Clinic.

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