Linebacker Personnel in the 4-3 Defense | QC Episode 212

What’s the ideal personnel for your 4-3 Defense Linebackers? Find out where to put your studs so you’re ready to dominate. 

The Miami 4-3 Defense has been around since the early 1980s. One of it’s most impressive qualities is the versatility in adapting to the evolution of offensive football over the last 4 decades. 

But that’s caused a little bit of a change in where you place your 4-3 Defense Linebackers to put them in the best position.

In today’s episode, we’ll talk about where to play your best linebacker. Then we’ll look at the qualities of your other two positions to look for so your Miami 4-3 Defense maximizes the talents of your linebackers.

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