09-28-2013, 08:56 PM #1
How Cover 2 Became an Endangered Species
For two decades the two-high safety look was a staple of Sunday afternoons. But better quarterbacks, more receivers and quicker routes are altering defensive philosophies....
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09-29-2013, 10:15 AM #3
There's nothing wrong with 2 deep safeties. That's not going anywhere. Zone underneath is the problem, especially when you put more receivers on the field.
I think coverage should be simple, and pressure schemes complex.