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Quick Passing Basics
Complete Quick package consists of 7 patterns –
1) Stop
4) Slant
2) Slant
5) Broken Arrow
3) Fade
6) Bubble
7) Zip

Patterns are always mirrored on both sides of the ball.
Taught as a complete pattern – not just individual routes. All
players must be able to run all routes within the pattern and know
their route‟s purpose.
No primary receiver – all receivers are to run complete routes and
expect the ball every play.
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Quick Passing Basics QB‟s pre-snap read will dictate the side he‟ll be throwing to.I do that”. Several formations. For a side that has only one receiver in tight. Run a route to occupy the middle of the field. an outside route doesn‟t „make sense‟.“he does this . Replay . QB‟s „key‟ is always one defensive player with only 2 options -. we‟ll apply a Common Sense Rule: If #1 is in tight. motioning and adjustment „tags‟ give the illusion of complexity to the defense.

#1. #1 #2 #3 #3 T G C Q G #2 #1 T Receivers are numbered from the outside-in: . Replay . #2 or #3 on both sides.Quick Passing Basics Individual routes within each pattern are assigned based on where you are aligned within the formation. Note: many of our formations will not have a #2 or #3 receiver on both sides.

If he backs up. Do not run into the inside LB‟s. then break the route off to the inside of the defender and get back on the seam. Do not run all the way to the safety. Once you are in the whole.Details of Running the Stop Route Details of Running the Broken Arrow 31 #1 . snap back and expect the ball now. #2 – Broken Arrow – outside stem at defender for three steps. Do not turn it into a slant.Stop route – wide split . beat him deap. T Replay G C G T #1 #1 #2 Q #2 . Read the Corners feet. run the stop.5 steps. choke it down. if he sits and squares up.

and throw opposite his coverage K = QB key S C C B T #1 Replay B #2 G C B G K T #1 Q #2 . being sure a LB is not in his passing lane.31 QB‟s pre-snap read: he‟ll choose the side with the „softest‟ Cornerback. the flat defender. At the snap the QB will look at his „key‟.

31 Trips #1 Stop. #3 Broken Arrow T Replay G C G T #1 #1 Q #2 #2 . #2 Fade.

31 K = QB key If the „key‟ defender doesn‟t fly out to the flat. we‟ll throw to the Hitch S C C B B T Replay #1 G C B G K T #1 #3 Q #2 .

we‟ll throw to the Broken Arrow S C C B B T Replay #1 G C B G K T #1 #3 Q #2 .31 K = QB key If the „key‟ defender flies out to the flat.

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then fade to 5 yards from the sideline and 20 yards deep #2 – Zip route – take 4 steps and speed cut outside to a depth of 6 yards.33 #1 . T Replay G C G T #1 #2 Q #2 #3 could have been shown on the right #1 .4 steps. expect the ball now #3 – If there is a #3 he runs a broken arrow.Fade route – tight split .

FS SS K C B B B T Replay G C G T #1 #2 #1 Q #2 K = QB key .33 QB‟s pre-snap read: we‟ll typically throw to the multiple receiver side. The QB will look at his „key‟. and throw opposite his coverage. unless scouting/match-ups tells us different. the Cornerback.

FS SS K C B B B T Replay G C G T #1 #1 #2 #2 Q K = QB key . we‟ll throw the Fade over him in a hole about 18-22 yards deep.33 If the „key‟ defender drops to the flat.

FS SS K C B B B T Replay G C G T #1 #1 #2 #2 Q K = QB key .33 If the „key‟ defender runs deep with the Fade. we‟ll throw the Flat right now.

throws the Out .33 Example – 1 of 3 K = QB key FS SS K C B Y T G B C G T X Z #1 #2 Replay T Q F #1 Pre-snap QB sees the – the Cornerback QB picks right covers side the Fade with 2 receivers -.

33 Example – 2 of 3 K = QB key FS SS C K B Y T G B C G T X Z #1 #2 Replay F Q T #1 Pre-snap QB sees –the theCornerback QB picks right stayside in with the flat 2 receivers -.throws the Fade .

33 “Switch” FS SS K C B B B T Replay G C G T #1 #2 #1 Q #2 K = QB key .

4 steps. then fade to 5 yards from the sideline and 20 yards deep #2 – Broken Arrow #3 – T Replay G C G T #1 #2 Q #2 #1 .Fade route – tight split .34 #1 .

unless scouting/matchups tells us different. The QB will look at his „key‟.34 QB‟s pre-snap read: we‟ll typically throw to the multiple receiver side. and throw opposite his coverage. the Cornerback. FS SS K C B B B T Replay G C G T #1 #2 #1 Q #2 K = QB key .

3 steps. plant hard with outside foot.Slant route – wide split . slant inside and expect the ball now #2 – Bubble route – #3 – Broken Arrow T Replay G C G T #1 #1 #2 #2 Q #3 could have been shown on the left .35 Cover 3 Beaters #1 .

35 Cover 3 Beaters Trips T Replay G C G T #1 #1 #2 Q #3 could have been shown on the left #2 .

and throw opposite his coverage.35 Cover 3 Beaters QB‟s pre-snap read: he‟ll always choose the single side 1st. When throwing to a multiple receiver side. the flat defender. if the throwing lane is open. K = QB key S C C Lane NOT open B B T G C B G K T #1 Replay #1 #2 Q . the QB will look at his „key‟.

35 Cover 3 Beaters If the „key‟ defender flies out to the flat. we‟ll throw to the Slant K = QB key S C C B B T G C K B G T #1 Replay #1 #3 Q #2 .

35 Cover 3 Beaters If the „key‟ defender hesitates or drops back. we‟ll throw to the Flat K = QB key S C C B B T G C K B G T #1 Replay #1 #3 Q #2 .

35 Cover 3 Beaters Example – 1 of 3 K S = QB key C C B B B K Lane NOT open Y T G C G T Z #1 Replay X #1 #2 T Q F QB sees theQB Flat defender cover Pre-snap – the picks right side the Flat throws the Slant because left--side throwing lane is closed .

35 Cover 3 Beaters Example – 2 of 3 K S = QB key C C B B B K Lane NOT open Y Z #1 Replay T #2 T G C #3 G T X #1 F Q Pre-snap QB sees – thethe QB key picks run left outside to the flat because – throws right the sideSlant throwing lane is closed .

37 K FS SS C B B B T Replay G C G T #1 #2 #1 Q #2 K = QB key .

Hitch route – wide split .5 steps. snap back and expect the ball now #2 – Hitch #3 – T Replay G C G T #1 #1 #2 Q #2 .39 #1 .

the flat defender. and throw opposite his coverage K = QB key S C C B T #1 Replay B #2 G C B G K T #1 Q #2 .39 QB‟s pre-snap read: he‟ll choose the side with the „softest‟ Cornerback. being sure a LB is not in his passing lane. At the snap the QB will look at his „key‟.

we‟ll throw to the Hitch to #1 S C C B B T Replay #1 G C B G K T #1 #3 Q #2 .39 K = QB key If the „key‟ defender doesn‟t fly out to the flat.

39 K = QB key If the „key‟ defender flies out to the flat. we‟ll throw to the Hitch to #2 S C C B B T Replay #1 G C B G K T #1 #3 Q #2 .

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Hitch & Go – wide split . snap back and looking to the Qb.5 steps.36 #1 . then go vertical #2 – Broken Arrow #3 – K = QB key S C C B B T Replay G C B G K T #1 #1 #2 Q #3 could have been shown on the left #2 .

snap back and looking to the Qb.36 #1 .Hitch & Go – wide split . then go vertical #2 – Broken Arrow K = QB key S K C B B B T Replay G C B G T #1 #1 #2 Q #2 .5 steps.

62 K K C = QB key C B B B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 Q #3 #2 .

Throw the Dig. Homerun. Throw the Post. K If the Corner follows the Dig or we get a different coverage we can tag the Wheel on the Dig side. If he jumps the Dig.62 Verses Cover 3 Read the MOF Safety. K C = QB key C B B B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 #2 Q #2 . If he Drops to the Post.

If he Drops to the Post.62 Verses Cover 3 Read the MOF Safety. Throw the Dig. K = QB key K C C B B B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 #2 Q #2 .

If he jumps the Dig. K = QB key K C C B B B T G C B G T #1 #1 #2 Q #2 . Throw the Post.62 Verses Cover 3 Read the MOF Safety.

62 K K C = QB key C B B B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 Q #3 #2 .

62 Variation (old 86) Verses Cover 3 K K C = QB key C B B B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 #2 Q #2 .

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Pre-snap pick the best match-up or tightest presnap alignment by the corner. throw to the sideline.54 Verses Cover 2. You will drop the ball in the hole behind the corner and in front/out side of the safety. S B C C B #1 Replay B T G C B G T #1 Q #3 #2 .

You will drop the ball in the hole behind the corner and in front/out side of the safety. throw to the sideline. S S C B #1 Replay B T G C B G C T #1 Q #3 #2 .54 Verses Cover 2. Pre-snap pick the best match-up or tightest presnap alignment by the corner.

54 Trips K = QB key K C C B B B #1 Replay T G C B G T #1 Cover 3 Beaters Q #3 #2 .

69 .Steeler Verses Cover 3 S K C = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay Cover 3 Beaters #1 Q #3 #2 .

69-Steeler Verses Cover 3 S K C = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 Q #3 #2 .

69-Steeler Verses Cover 3 S K C = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 Q #3 #2 .

69-Steeler Verses Cover 3 S K C = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay Cover 3 Beaters #1 Q #3 #2 .

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K = QB key S S K B #1 Replay T G C K B B G T #1 Q #3 #2 .51 ?. ?.

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?.71/81 ?. K = QB key S K K B B B #1 Replay T G C B G T #1 Q #3 #2 .

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we must have at least 5 yards between the Out routes so that one defender can not cover both routes. run off the safety. K C = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 Q #3 #2 . get to at least 10 yards depth. #2: Deep Out. #3: Zip S Backside Dig. you may get the ball so stick with the route all the way.83/73 #1: Go Route. Spacing is important.

C K = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 Q #3 #2 . throw in front to the 5 yard out. S If the key jumps the 5 yard out. hit the deep out. If the key drops to depth on the deep out.83/73* Verses Cover 3 We are looking to High/Low the flat defender. We may call down from the press box to hit the Go route.

83/73 Verses Cover 3 S K C = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 Q #3 #2 .

83/73 Verses Cover 3 V S K C = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 Q #3 #2 .

83/73 Verses Cover 3 S K C = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 Q #3 #2 .

74/84 Verses Cover 3. K = QB key K C C B B B #1 Replay T G C B G T #1 Cover 3 Beaters Q #3 #2 . read the MOF Safety You may have to look him off.

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89/79-Money Verses Cover 3 S K C = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay Cover 3 Beaters #1 Q #3 #2 .

89/79-Money Verses Cover 3 S K C = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 Q #3 #2 .

89/79-Money Verses Cover 3 S K C = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay #1 Q #3 #2 .

89/79-Money Verses Cover 3 S K C = QB key C B K B T G C B G T #1 Replay Cover 3 Beaters #1 Q #3 #2 .

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Reading Coverages Pre-Snap Cover 0 Cover 1 Cover 2 Cover 4 Cover5 ? Cover 3 ? .

Next .Step One: Who‟s High? S C C B B B T G C B G T Q How many safeties are high (deep)? Here the answer is ONE.

Who‟s High? S S C B C B B T G C G T Q How many safeties are high (deep)? Here the answer is TWO. Next .

Next .Who‟s High? C S B B B T G C C B G T Q How many safeties are high (deep)? Here the answer is NONE.

.Step Two: Hard or Soft? S C C B B B T G C Q B G T Next Are the Corners Hard or Soft? Here the answer is SOFT because they are playing 7 to 8 yards off of the LOS.

The Corners are Hard we also want to be aware of their leverage. Are they inside or outside of our #1? .Step Two: Hard or Soft? S B B C B T G C Q B G T C Next Are the Corners Hard or Soft? Here the answer is HARD because they are playing 3 to 4 yards off of the LOS.

On 1st or 2nd down we will check to our uncovered route and hit him NOW! S S C C B B T #1 #2 G C G B T #1 Q #2 Next .Step Three: Is Anyone Uncovered? Here the #2 on the left is uncovered.

We can also check to bubble here.Step Three: Is Anyone Uncovered? Here the #2 and #3 on the right can run the uncovered route as the LB is trying to split them. S S C C B B T #1 Next G C G B T #3 Q #2 #1 .

Cover 3 Next .Predicting Coverage S C C B B B T G C B G T Q ONE high plus soft corners equals Cover 3 Zone.

Next .Predicting Coverage S B B C C B B T G C G T Q ONE high plus hard corners with inside leverage equals Cover 1 Man Free.

Predicting Coverage Two High Safeties plus Hard Corners with outside leverage is Cover 2 Zone. S S B C B B T G C G C T Q Cover 2 Next .

Predicting Coverage Two High Safeties plus Hard Corners with inside leverage is Cover 2 Man Under. S S B C B B T G C G C T Q Next .

Predicting Coverage B B B C C S B T G C G T Q NO high plus hard corners with inside leverage equals Cover 0 Man with no deep help. .

Cover 3 Both corners drop to deep thirds. The OLB‟s will sometimes be coached to drop through the curl then rally to the flat. Safety is in the middle of the field. C C B B SHORT FLAT Replay B T G C B G SHORT FLAT T Q The deep seam on each hash is weak in cover three. . Verses Cover Three we will attack the seam with verticals and we will attach the curl/flat. S E A M S S E A M Both corners drop to deep thirds.

Cover 3 S E A M S E A M S C C B B SHORT FLAT Replay B T G C Q B G T SHORT FLAT .

vacating the curl. .Cover 3 S E A M S E A M S C CURL CURL B B B Replay C T G C Q B G T The OLB‟s will sometimes fly out to the shallow flat. Verses Cover Three we will attack the seam with verticals reading the safety and we will attach the curl/flat reading the OLB.

Cover 3 S E A M S E A M S C CURL CURL B B B Replay T G C Q B G T C .

Cover 3 Beaters S C C B B B T G C B G T Q 84 89 75 69/59 67/57 .

Cover 2 CORNER ?. ?. HOLE CORNER S C S B T G C Q Replay B B G T C .

Cover 2 CORNER ?. HOLE CORNER S C S B T G C Q Replay B B G T C . ?.

Cover 2 Beaters S C B ? S ? C B B ? ? ? .

. the corner will ride over the top of #1.Cover 4 S B C C B B B Flat Flat T G C Q G T The OLB‟s will fly out to the flat. If #2 stays inside. If #1 goes vertical it is man. but they will be in a trail position. The Corner will be in a man/zone concept reading #1. If #1 goes inside he will find #2 Replay coming to him.

Cover 4 S B C C B B B Flat Flat T G C G T Q Replay The Safeties will read the release of #2. If #2 is vertical. . . he jumps the curl and/or plays under the post. he picks him up man to man. If #2 is out.

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The keys to attacking Cover 4 is to attack the flats quick and
to blow the lid off the safety with a vertical route by #2, forcing
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Thunder/Lightening S K C = QB key C B B B B K T G C #1 Replay Q G T .

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Route Running Basics Broken Arrow Stop Fade Slant Zip Post Check Bubble Curl Go Pivot Dig Drag .

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If he is inside leverage you will stem to his outside shoulder then on the third step break it off to the inside and get back up the seam. . stem to his inside shoulder. When you get in the whole choke it down. Do not run across into the inside LB‟s. • If the defender is outside leverage. • Do not turn it into a slant.Broken Arrow • Stem to the outside at the defender who is leveraging you. • Do not run all the way up to the safeties.

Durning your first three steps read the corners feet. If you does not move backwards. Then take two shorter transition steps as you sink your hips to stop. then beat him deep.Stop • Charge up-field three big steps selling the deep route. Get your head around and show the Qb your numbers. .

. On the fourth step. Fade to the bottom of the numbers leaving at least four yards between you and the sideline. plant and push off to the outside.Fade • Stem four steps vertical at the defender.

On the thirds step plant and cut to the post. .Slant • Three steps vertical stem.

Zip • Four step vertical stem the roll into the turn climbing to five to six yards. .

.Post • Seven step stem then break to the post.

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. If we fail to force the defense to cover our receivers it gives a license to put an extra man in the box to defend the run and become an extra rusher vs. We work to throw to any uncovered receiver created by alignment or motion. each has a special audible or cadence indication. We have two basic types of uncovered throws. our passing game.The Uncovered Principle • Forcing defenses to “cover down” on our split receivers is something we believe in as strongly as anything in our offense.

Any receiver who can catch the ball and gain 4 yards is uncovered. Only throw on first or second down or 3rd with less than 5 yards to go. – 2.The Uncovered Principle • Rules for Throwing Uncovered – 1. .

• We will widen splits when defenders try to play between us so that we can “break the defender off” from any help.The Uncovered Principle Uncoverd Receiver SS FS C C B B B E N T E • The receiver widens on his release at about 45 degrees. . The QB will simply rise up and throw on the first step. looking for the ball quickly. shows the Qb his numbers. In Roy and Lucy the X can also be considered uncovered if the Corner is 10 or more yards off.

The Uncovered Principle Uncoverd Bubble SS FS C B B B E N T C E • Our second form of uncovered we call bubble. mostly run to the trips side. . We will create an uncovered receiver through blocking and route running. It functions like a quick screen.