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© April, 2007
Drop-Back Protection Scheme Airlifts Offense Downfield

by John Metcalf
Former Head Coach, Erwin High School, Birmingham, Ala.

THESE PLAYS ARE based on a drop-back protection scheme with the fullback protecting the right-side A-gap.
The FB and the center must combine to protect the middle two gaps. If no one shows in the FB’s gap, he may release to a designated spot.

“All Curl”

This is a base play from a pro set. Before the play, the quarterbac ...The full article can only be seen by subscribers.
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