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Out of the box defensive strategies

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by zack, Dec 28, 2012.

  1. zack

    zack Well-Known Member

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    How about moving Jenkins to Clairbornes spot and having Claiborne spy and attack Griffin. Athlete on athlete. Anyone else got ideas?
  2. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    I think we just need to play a lot like we did in the Mike Zimmer days. Bend but dont break. We even did a lot of this when Garrett first hired on.


    On Offense we need to attack. No more slow paced offense. It's time to let it all hang out and play to win.
  3. perrykemp

    perrykemp Well-Known Member

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    Play the CBs at Safety
    Plays the Safeties at CB
    Play the LBs at DL.
    Play the DL at LB.

    Ready, Break!

    :)
  4. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    With all the new guys getting snaps on defense the last thing Ryan is going to do is something that he hasn't done for most of the season.

    And effectively making Mo a "spy" would have a big impact on other defensive players which will lead to break-downs.
  5. PAINFROMUKRAINE

    PAINFROMUKRAINE Active Member

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    No shoulder tackling. Tackle by wrapping your arms around the player carrying the ball. This is my biggest issue with the defense this year.
  6. Zimmy Lives

    Zimmy Lives Well-Known Member

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    Best thing Dallas can do is get Peprah on the field in place of Sir-Misses-A-Lot. Maybe he can do a better job of tackling and covering.
  7. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    Danny McCray only played 1 snap on defense last week.
  8. Zimmy Lives

    Zimmy Lives Well-Known Member

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    Good. Good.
  9. zack

    zack Well-Known Member

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    I hear ya. :) But the Skins aren't running a conventional NFL offense. Our strength on the defense remains the corners. I just thought that if we put a LB on RG, then we lose a man in the box to defend the run. I think that our other two corners can match up against Wash receivers. Just a thought.

    I agree, that we need to wrap up and tackle....
  10. Staxxxx

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    Agree 100% on this. I think the best thing we can do for our defense is make them play from behind. Turn it into a track meet and let the game situation take away the run threat.
  11. Denim Chicken

    Denim Chicken Well-Known Member

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    Play press man coverage on third downs--none of that soft zone that leaves wide open WRs.
  12. StanleySpadowski

    StanleySpadowski Active Member

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    Mobile QBs necessitate more zone coverage.
  13. jobberone

    jobberone Save the Snow Leopard Staff Member

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    The CBs need to cover. How I don't know. I prefer zone with someone like RG because they can recognize him running quicker this way (in general). It also protects against the big pass play better.

    I have no idea what to do about our ILBs. If I were Washington I would sneak my backs out of the backfield a lot. I would also run a lot of drags etc across their territory. I'd run routes up the seams with my TEs. I'd try some stacked WRs and pick them as well.

    Spencer and Ware are going to have to contain RG for the most part. I don't know how much Ware is hurting.

    Quick screens and bubble screens seem to cause us trouble esp with quick speedy backs.

    Unless they turn the ball over a lot we aren't going to stop them too often. Hopefully we can keep them out of the EZ AMAP.
  14. Denim Chicken

    Denim Chicken Well-Known Member

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    I'd take the gamble, at least 50% of the time. We were absolutely horrible on thirds downs last week.
  15. Denim Chicken

    Denim Chicken Well-Known Member

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    Also, good to see Albright and Hatcher practiced fully today.
  16. Frozen700

    Frozen700 Well-Known Member

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    Let McCray spy him :)
  17. PAINFROMUKRAINE

    PAINFROMUKRAINE Active Member

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    On obvious passing downs, I want to see a 47 Defense. 4 Defensive Lineman (any combo of DEs and OLBs) rushing RG3 and 7 Defensive Backs. I want NO LBs coverings any WRs, TEs, or RBs.
  18. DenCWBY

    DenCWBY Active Member

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    You stole this from Ryans goal line defensive package. Only he take 2 players out of the game playing 9 which will throw off the QB when he's looking for the Mike LB:laugh2: .
    Ohhh boy.
  19. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    Yes!!

    Getting Albright would be huge. Simms as well would be nice.
  20. muck4doo

    muck4doo Well-Known Member

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    More Hulk Hogan and Big Show

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