Triple Option ComplementaryRunning Plays: General Principles
If Defenses are chasing down the option or blitzing toward motion, you must have a soundrunning play or plays to hit them in the oppositeDirection. For us they are the Fullback Trap,Slotback or Halfback Counter, and the Counter Option. All three plays hit away from the
Quarterback’s and Fullback’s initial movement,
and they also hit away from any motion thatmight be used.