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"How do I recognize defensive coverages?"

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I teach my Quarterback's to read the "Press Line" and then see their eyes. Each week we decide what our "press line" is, typically about 8 yards from the line of scrimmage. By counting the player deeper than that line, you can determine a basic of what the defense is trying to do. Secondly, you need to see the defenders eyes, if they are looking at you it a Zone coverage, if they are looking at the WR its man to man.

Check out the article i wrote for CoachUp on identifying defensive Alignments:
https://www.coachup.com/nation/articles/identifying-defensive-alignments-in-football
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R.J. Read

Football | Brick, NJ

January 31, 2017
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