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5) Run C E T N N T B E B C R R t . r hil th ing Str ng.Bunch Plays: Short Yardage *This is y rs n l f rit in sh rt y r g h n kn th s nc r g . h c l t this ss ry ti xc t n ll ck's r s nsi ility. Th n ick FULLBACK (Pride 92 FB Flag) Routes: TE: Flag Progression TB: Slant Progression SB: Block Contain FB: Flat route SE: Read route. ill in n. NOT : s lly t th B in c n ry . G B Reads: 1) Blitz control/ Attack flank 2) Flat 3) Flag/ read 4) If in trouble. t. Throw to corner of upright. it's ch r ff cti . V rs in th n z n in B sli s t int th fl nt c r hi . Th nly iff r nc is th SB l cks th f n r r s nsi l f r th SB t k s hi s lf t f th l y y st c nt. s nt ti g . TE plants himself under goal post.

ff siv li . TE p sts t t pp TE: F li s lm st b i t Q c ti t t E si f s v l ti cc rr . p s s. TE plants himself under goal post. TB: Short slant under TE. Strike 221 Post) Routes: TE: Blitz control slant to opposite post/ valve. 5) Run R R t . FB: Block/ hook contain SE: Slant to Post-Corner C E T G B N N B T E B C Reads: 1) Attack flank 2) Flat 3) Flag/ read 4) If in trouble. T cts pp sit fl t r plit E sl t sit pri t f r t s f t v lv . SB: Zip motion to opposite flat. t r l s si t t E will t r b ck t t c r r fl if c v r .Bunch Plays: Short Yardage *T ms w l s R CK m ti tc s t cr ss. CHANGE (Zip. Throw to corner of upright. t is c mi b ck t t f rm ti .

5) Run G B C E T N N B T E B C . T decoys. Throw to corner of upright. then Wheel up field. CUT (Zip. The B can hit the SB ith a cris . uses the corner's inside integrity and takes hi to the corner. Reads: 1) Attack flank 2) Flat/ wheel route. the Bengals. then turn u field. 3) Fade 4) If in trouble. Once again. ha e the SB take ste s in the flat turn & look for the all. out-fox the o er laying defense. This is actually the route that on Su er Bo l XXIII. Strike 920 Flag) Routes: TE: Flag (Decoy) SB: Zip motion to flat. u field ass. ontana to Taylor s. S .Bunch Plays: Short Yardage *Defense eco es s art and chases SB across for ation. hile the TB runs the under route to the oal Post. SB plants himself under goal post. TB: Blitz control slant or Under route FB: Block/ hook contain SE: Inside/ out Fade route.

This is a great Red one route and an easy thro . outs art the defense. Come under formation. gi e the a hard slant ith a S choice to sto and co e ack outside to catch the all. stop and go to flat) Reads: 1) Blitz control/ Attack flank 2) Choice 3) Wheel 4) If in trouble. SB: Flat wheel at sideline. FB: Block contain. T runs to the o osite goal ost and the SB runs under e eryone to lay a shallo safety al e.Bunch Plays: Short Yardage * gain. Throw to corner of upright. Strike 221 Post choice) Routes: TE: Post to safety valve. SE: Choice Route (Hard slant. TB: Fake flag. CHOICE (Zip. TE plants himself under goal post. 5) Run G B C E T N N B T E B C . hen eo le o er lay the slant & flat route to the S side.

T can lag if S is laying centerfield. allo s the clearing. or just run nor al dro ack assing. slant under the covera e FB: Tank blockin E: Read route. o to the TE on the Post 3) ut route is open 90% 4) If in trouble. The est tri s route that I ha e found in years is the under route. always know the E read route for help. UNDER (Tank 923 Post) Routes: TE: Post B: ut TB: 3 steps upfield. ere are so e routes. TB runs u field. 5) Run up the middle. then slants under a T ost & a the last SB out. reat route in the o en field. F C E T N N B T E B C . hen the S LB runs ith the T . the TB eco es ID o en in his a sense. that are B friendly at idfield.Bunch Plays: idfield Routes * llo ing yourself to use the for ation in the iddle of the field gi es your recei ers confidence inside the Red one. S runs a read route on the o osite side. You can / roll out to this. Reads: 1) Under Route 2) If F takes the under.

Recei ers are set far fro the sideline. then du s the all under the co erage. he utilizes this s ace. heel stretches the co erage ertically. ut oreso horizontally. T runs a good. ) If an. ut continues route to the sideline ehind the SS. WHEEL (Tank 8 Out) Routes: T : Out SB: ide heel TB: Skinny Post/ to curl B: Tank Protection S : Read route. the heel ill e chosen route.Bunch Plays: idfield Routes *The nder route stretches the defense ertically. yard out route. ) If SS staying under routes. The Read route on the ackside is al ays in the e uation. read S for Post/ curl route. ) Read route ackside. ut cuts off the route if S is laying dee . TB runs a dee ost. ) Run F C B E T B N T E B C G Read Route . Reads: ) Is the SS chasing the heel i e all to T on out cut. SB runs a ide heel route to horizontally stretch the corner and Strong Safety.

u less t e defe se is i Ma covera e. T e ca ot cover t is route. I ave et to see t e pass to t e Di batted awa .. stop a d t e most amazi route is t e deep di . ut trust that it ill e there.ball is o it's wa . A T u der route keeps 's from deep ook/ curl covera e. T e di i side to t e as .Bunch Plays: idfield Routes *I t e Middle of t e field. Most teams. ut. MIDDLE (Tank 6 lag) (Tank 6 Post) Routes: T : lag TB: nder route SB: iden route. must wide is route off t e s ap to 12 ards. t is is t e best route for ball co trol a d out of t e ole pote tial. A deep Fla or ost b t e TE stretc es t e C a d F .. t us a first dow .. ) Run F C B E T B N T E B C Read Route . as we discussed. If t e are i ma . Reads: ) an = nder one = Dig ) Read route ackside ) B cannot stare at the dig. will use a 3 deep seco dar . then Dig B: Tank Protection S : Read Route. t e U der route is #1 priorit .

Bunch Plays: *T m st Q fri l r t f t mm rs t Fr 's. T str i t r p b ck ll wi f r r t s m f r t TE. t r w b tw t pt t rt v r fl wi tr fr st t E. Q r ps b ck. H r ps. st r s w t Fr f t . t r w f t Q will split t 's idfield Routes r f t mi fi l p ck . If i tr bl . t r w v r t t p. STREAK (Tank 87 ole) Routes: T : ole TB: Post SB: lag B: Tank Protection S : Read route Reads: ) Blitz control (TB) ) Read S ) Dee route ) S read route C B E T B F $ E N T C . I w t mi l c rl r t .

trike 0 Dra ) Routes: TE: Dra B: Wheel TB: Post FB: trike Blockin E: kinny Post (read to curl). The SB uses otion and heels u the sideline ehind a skinny ost/ curl read fro the S .Bunch Plays: idfield Routes * lood and Drag are the t o co inations here the for ation eco es alanced. FLOOD (Zip. SB otion creates a ajor adjust ent y the co erage. here sea s in the defense are naturally found. T runs a shallo drag route ehind the LB's and the SB osts ehind the ree Safety. Reads: 1) Attack Flank 2) Curl/ Wheel combo 3) Cross to Deep Post 4) Run F C B E T B N T E B C G .

it r t c m b ck r t p st c r r r c ll t. t p cr ssi r t is iffic lt t c v ri sit ti v t rw it's r c iv r wit sp . If it's m . b t if it's z . ) Run F C B E T N B T B $ C o. M ti will c mm ic t w ic c v r t f s is i w i b ck r r D b ck c s s r r t t s. . Reads: ) S lit side corner. stl .Bunch Plays: idfield Routes *T is p ck ll ws s f r t i st m rz . t c r r is i bi . DRAG (Zi . ) lag to co e ack co ) Dee crossing route. Strike 7 Post) Routes: T : Post TB: Drag route otion to route SB: Zi B: Strike locking S : Post corner route.

t TE will t it f r . ) r t is is m br k r b c s t If v r t plit E . Flare r ute FB: Bl ck/ h k c ntain SE: P st F C B B N T E $ C Rea s: 1) Blitz c ntr l/ Attack flank 2) Flat 3) Fla / rea 4) If in tr uble.Bunch Plays: S ecials *W tiliz tw sp ci ls. If 5 r s. Fl r s s tw m t p ft r t s rt fl t r t TE will b wi r t . w r is wi p fr m t tr s f t fl i t t Fl r Fr f t v rpl s t fl l vi t st p . t ss it t s ft t. A) T is is r t s rt r pl . . Pri e 0 Flat) R utes: TE: Flat TB: Dee Fla SB: R ck m ti n. If t im f r 10 r s. t is is pl s c r s t r t Fl r . SE P st 5) Run E T . FLARE (R ck.

THROWBACK (Shift. e ha e run this lay ithout the shifting and it's just as successful. ross route TB: ly otion. On first sound. ere's the thing.ste s ack. e ill otion the TB across to the other side. SE. e S I T. Strike 7 8 ross) Routes: T : Sli . TE-Trades.Bunch Plays: S ecials *Please READ these next t o slides ith care. ) Sto and thro ack to T . e start in the nor al Bunch (Right B) set. SB. all. The lay ill e sho n on the next diagra do n fro this one. route SB: Post (8)route B: Strike Blocking S : lag (7) route C E T F B N T E C B B Reads: ) Strike B ste s to edge of T . Then. e ha e found that this s ecial has orked of the ti e and co letely confuses defenses. . ly.Ste s u . The shift is sho n elo .

Strike 1 Cr ss) R utes: TE: Sli . l i f r m m t. r Q is l ft t t m m t. t pl will b pp sit ir cti . Fly. **As c t ll.. Fall. Cr ss r ute TB: Fly m ti n.Bunch Plays: S ecials *Aft r t s ift m ti cr ss. T TE t pl s cr ss t f rm ti is wi p t pp sit fl k. 1 r ute SB: P st (8)r ute FB: Strike Bl ckin SE: Fla (7) r ute Rea s: 1) Strike QB ste s t e e f TE. F C C E T B N B T E B . r t 2nd portion of above play.. T is is t b st " if s v r" RED v f v r t l st 3 rs. t TE cts lik slips f lls. t THROWBACK (Shift. If t t m is 't r f r t SHIFT t F Y m ti . Y c ls r t rm l spri t t (Strik ) p ss t t Z E pl w si ls . 2) St an thr wback t TE. t t T will b p i t pp sit fl t. If 's ri t .

e ha e found 7 running lays that co le ent our offense out of the Bunch (Right B) for ation. The first lay is a o er B kee ith any eo le out in front of hi . usually locking the ree Safety.Bunch Plays: Run Offense *De ending on your offense. then co o off to the LB. Power QB Kee (8 QB Keep) C B B N T E F C $ Routes/ Rules: TE: Double team D En TB: Stalk block Corner SB: Combo to B FB: ea an kick out Force player SE: Stalk E T . The B kicks out the force layer and the B rolls and carries the all into the 8 hole. S guard ulls and leads u in the hole. TB s rints off the line and stalks the orner. The SB and the TE dou le the D End. S ould e roud.

Reason: Seeing 7 or 8 an fronts. e crack ack on the force. hile the uard kicks out the dee / layer.. like a . it's an 8 an front. This full flo lay eco es huge ith our counters. e lock it nor al ith the uard leading u into the hole and the TB stalk locking the / . 48 Pitch Crack (48 Pitch) C F B E T N B T E C B Routes/ Rules: TE: Double team D En SB: Combo D En to B TB: Crack on S Safety FB: Carry ball to 8 hole SE: Stalk .Bunch Plays: Run Offense * e run this lay t o ays: 8 Pitch and 8 Pitch rack. If it's a 7 an front ith a force layer.

In the NEW Bunch ackage. hen tea s iden their D Ends to sto the roll out assing ga e. We could not run this lay out of the "old" unch set. The Do n sche e out of the Belly is our lay. 14 G (14 G) F C B E T N B T B $ C Routes/ Rules: TE: Down block TB: Stalk block SB: Block 1st insi e B FB: Carry ball in 4 hole SE: Stalk . e can still run this lay.Bunch Plays: Run Offense * ro the onset. hile running ALL lay also of the other Bunch sche es. the ull ack Do n sche e eco es ery effecti e. This full flo is the reason hy our counters are so effecti e. e ex lained that our offensi e hiloso hy is the ing T.

FB fakes 14 G and peel blocks t e man over t e pulling TE. 11 Count r c n b com uge game breaker.Bunch Plays: Run Offense *Usi 48 itc 14 G s our full flow pl s. n t e TE side. t e uncovered player pulls and kicks out. We block t e counter wit some special rules on t e SE si e b influencing t e Guar out. C B B N F C $ 11 Cou ter (11 Ctr) Routes/ Rules: TE: Pull thru 1 hole TB: Stalk block Corner SB: Carry ball in 1 hole FB: Fake 14 G. T e SB receives t e inside andoff and up in t e 1 ole. If e's uncovered. peel the D En SE: Stalk E T T E . is rule is to block down. w ile t e TE pulls and leads t ru t e ole.

we run this for a wider counter using Trey blocking. give me a shout. The SB receives an outside handoff and follows the TE thru the 5 hole. The uncovered Guard or Tackle pulls and kicks out. If you Wing T nuts want a GREAT counter pass off of this. The rules are the same for the TE side blockers. The TE pulls and leads thru the 5 hole. F C 15 Trey (15 Trey) Routes/ Rules: TE: ull ead t ru 5 ole SB: Carry ball into 5 ole TB: Stalk t e corner FB: Fake 14 G peel block D End SE: Stalk E B T N B T E C B .Bunch Plays: Run Offense *Since this counter is already in our play selection.

SE attempts to gain an outside stalk. W en teams reduce down on t e SE side of t e formation. we run t e Jet back to t e SE side. Split side Guard pulls and leads to pick up B. we run t e Jet Sweep as part of our everyday offense.Bunch Plays: Run Offense *Again. 57 Jet (57 Jet) Routes/ Rules: TE: Down block TB: Stalk block SB: Block 1st inside B FB: Carry ball in 4 hole SE: Stalk C B E T N B F C $ T B . Split side Tackle reac blocks.

For more information on t e Midline. to lead on t e FS B. email me. T e main reason w y we evolved from t e old Bunc set to t is one. is because of t is play. or Slam for t e SB. For t ose w o don't know t e midline.Bunch Plays: Run Offense * ur #1 play in our offense is t e Midline ption. w ere we couldn't from t old. In our Bunc set. we read t e first player on or outside t e nose of t e playside guard. we utilize Twirl motion. We can still run it out of t is formation. 32 Fan) Routes/ Rules: TE: Double team D End TB: Stalk block Corner SB: Combo to B FB: ead and kick out Force player SE: Stalk C B E T N B F C $ T E . 32 Fa (Slam.

ur QB's are trained for t e Midline reads already. Especially against a 50 team.Bunch Plays: Run Offense *W en teams over s ift to t e Bunc side. t e option is a great play back to t e SE side. and t e Triple read is very similar T e best part of t is play is getting t e sideline out of a Bunc formation. 77 Veer (77 Veer) Routes/ Rules: TE: Reach SB: Pitch Phase TB: Stalk B: Veer through SE: Stalk C B E T N B T F C B E hole .

read hi and the B has a "NO PIT " rule. called in the huddle.No Pitch (78 eer) Routes/ Rules: TE: Drive TB: Stalk SB: Jab Pick FB: eer through 2 hole SE: Stalk F C B E T N B T E C $ . This is a ay to O tion that side ithout using a itch an. TE kicks out the o ershifted end and the SB ja icks to the next le el. 78 eer . We' e run for days on this lay. We eer the Tackle.Bunch Plays: Run Offense *One defense e see a ton of is an OVERS I TED defense to the Bunch side of the for ation.

the Bunch side. TE releases for ass and SB or TB locks a ay fro TE. Our Ste Dro rotections are ax and Tank. ) Si licity: We only run co inations of Bunch.Bunch Plays: Ste Dro *One of the ost roducti e ackages in our Bunch set is the Ste Dro . If you lock the LB on . then control it y using otion. it¶s a first do n.Ste routes. unless it's Tank TB: route SB: 7 route B: Max Protection SE: Read or called route B: Read orner on recei er side. The t o things that you ant to acco lish ith this is to a) Pick the side you ant to control. *We also run a B screen off of this action a ay fro that side. When you otion across the for ation. you ha e a X for ation that has 8 yards of use on sides of it. TE stays to lock. 3 STEP (Max 7) F C B E T B N T E $ C Routes: TE: Block. ax = B locks outside leg of tackle AWAY fro the TE. Tank = B locks to the TE.

Bunch Plays: Ste Dro *W en you motion across t e formation. t en t row to t e motion. it's t at simple. W en we motion across. 3 STEP (Zi . If t ey don't move. Cover 3 becomes distorted and can be attacked wit great ease. we watc t e secondary and t row away from t e movement. you create a 2 2. balanced alignment. Max 7 ) F C B E T B N T E B C Routes: TE: Block unless it's Tank SB: route TB: or 7 route B: Max Protection SE: 7 route G .

a) They can't co er dee eo le on one side. This lay actually is t o lays at once. Tank 8 lag) F $ B C E T N B T B C . the otion ack ill stay in to lock a ay fro the TE. 3 STEP (Zi . o er that are a huge ad antage. If e lock Tank rotection. the unch. Max ) (Zi . The second laces the Safety in conflict here he has to lay honest. o onents ha e tried to run o er s. ind e a LB that can get under these routes of the ti e. ) the hook to curl zone eco es o en. Route A) is a si le Wheel ith an out route under it. We do ha e routes s. and I'll e the first to call a Di ision I school.Bunch Plays: Ste Dro *Lastly. and c) They can't sto the run.

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