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Protection Modifier(s) (“Tags”)

•Protection •QB Drop •Frontside & Backside
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Route Package Number Assigns Receivers their routes
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60 Half roll Right Frontside Right 70 Half roll Left Frontside Left
0 “Vertical” 1 “Curl” 2 “Smash” 3 “Corner” 4 “Flat” 5 “Bend” 6 “Choice” 7 “Out” 8 “Crease” 9 “Slant”

90 3 step drop FS Right 190 3 step drop FS Left

STRUCTURAL TAGS: Switch - Swap Special - Mirror Opposite Horn - Utah INDIVIDUAL TAGS: I.e., “X Post”

Protection Modifier(s) (“Tags”)

•Protection •QB Drop •Frontside & Backside
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0 “Vertical” 60 STRUCTURAL 1 “Go” Half roll Right TAGS: EXAMPLE #1: “64” 2 “Smash” Frontside Right Switch - Swap 3 “Read” 70 •“6” tells QB to use half-roll4drop to right, Special “Option” Half roll Left 5 “Bend” •Receivers on the right that they are frontside, and INDIVIDUAL Frontside Left 6 “Choice” •Receivers on the left that they7are backside. TAGS: 90 “Out” I.e., “X Post” 3 step drop 9 “Slant”

•“4” tells all players that we will use the rules for the “4” or “Option” package:
Frontside Outside - “Go Pocket” Frontside Middle - “Seam to Thin” Frontside Inside - “Out” Backside Outside - Go Read Backside Inside - Seam Read

EXAMPLE Protection Protection, #2: “75” Route Route 7” tells QB to of Package Modifier(s) •“Direction use half-roll drop to left, Modifier(s) • Number frontside (“Tags”) Receivers on the left that they are frontside, and (“Tags”) •Receivers on the right that they are backside. •“5” tells all players(Even-Right) rules for the “5” or “Bend” package: that we will use the (Odd-Left) Frontside Outside - “Go” Frontside Middle - “Arrow” Frontside Inside - “Bend”
Backside Outside - Seam Read
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•Receivers must know all assignments/rules within a given route package, because you may be asked to execute any part of it! •Receivers must know in any given formation whether they are the Inside, Outside, or Middle (if there are 3 on a side) receiver, and whether they are on the frontside or backside! They must also realize that MOTION by themselves or others can change their position!

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