Technical name for receivers switching positions on snap?

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by chip_gilkey, Aug 24, 2013.

  1. chip_gilkey

    chip_gilkey Well-Known Member

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    Ok so I'm watching some film and this team loves to line up in doubles or trips and at the snap the receivers will all start to run verts and usually the #1 and #2 receiver will criss-cross about 2 yards off the line. Similar to what the giants I think did to us at the goal line last year. This is done to mess with the CBs and safeties. What I'm wondering is if there is a technical term for it?
     
  2. hairic

    hairic Well-Known Member

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    Pick/rub.
     
  3. CyberB0b

    CyberB0b Village Idiot

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  4. jrumann59

    jrumann59 Well-Known Member

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    Rub, if the WR isn't careful it can be easily called a pick.
     

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