Complimentary Runs with Rocket/Jet Motion

Dewayne Alexander
Phone: 615-547-1330 dalexander@cumberland.edu

(Jab – Open – Go) • QB needs to protect the ball and keep hips down .Sally/Counter Fundamentals • Sell the rocket motion fake • Motion back should keep eye contact with the QB and show his hands • Ball carrier needs to keep his pad level down.

4-4. aiming point is the inside hip of the play side OT • Backside guard blocks backside “B” gap.Blocking Rules (Power) • Double team 1st down lineman past the center • The covered lineman in the double team is responsible for the run through linebacker • The lineman uncovered in the double team NEVER comes off unless the D-Lineman to be double teamed slants inside • FB kicks the 1st defender outside the play side OT. Backside guard pulls through on jet or no-mo power. • TE rules = Gap. FB leads with his inside foot . Down. Influence vs. . Backside tackle pulls through the hole for 1st backer when running rocket counter. Backer.

Variables Pick up the run through = BIG PLAYS It is a much better play when run North and South / Good Square Cut by RB. 8 man fronts Use “W” ice out of unbalanced vs. 4-3 teams who adjust with safeties . Formations!!! Run strong out of unbalanced vs.

SALLY FUNDAMENTALS Fundamental's are the same as counters .

(Always Block Nose. NO PENETRATION ! This looks like Rocket Toss to Defense. • Fullback – Slide step and lead through hole for 1st defender/Backer .Mid-line Sally Blocking Rules • Play side Lineman = Short Pass set and “sort out” defenders to your outside gap • Center – Double Team A-Gap Down Lineman to Backside LB.) • Backside guard and tackle block solid.

Variables • FB lead • Empty/off-set FB .

FORMATIONS!!!! .

1 TECH M S E T N W E .SALLY (Open End) vs.

3 TECH W E N M T S E .SALLY (Tight End) vs.

SALLY (Tight End) vs. 1 TECH W E T N M E S .

SALLY (Tight End) vs. 50 Front C B E T N B T E FAN .

50 Front C B E T N B T E FAN .SALLY (Open End) vs.

COUNTER-W (UNDER CENTER) W E N M T S E .

4-3 W E N M T S E .POWER (JET MOTION) VS.

POWER (JET MOTION) VS. 50 B W E N M E S .

QB-POWER (JET MOTION) VS. 3-3 STACK W E B N M E S R .