Power, Trap or Counter?

We’re a small-school team that doesn’t have a whole lot of time to dedicate to any one aspect of the game. Last season we attempted to run trap and power but hit road blocks every time the front changed or didn’t look right (lots of bastard fronts at the indy level), someone showed blitz, or we had a starter go down.

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Attacking the 5-tech in a zone running offense

As an Offensive Coordinator I loved finding a weak-link on the defense and exploiting him. Whether it was a small corner against my receivers with swingman type frames, or an undersized linebacker we could iso at, etc etc- I loved the match-up chess game.

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