Formation Intro

34 Odd is a formation that is very popular this year, and very easy to produce pressure from. In this breakdown we look at it flipped, with lb’s shifted left.. This is a very good formation, and the cover 4 from it is one of the best 34 based run defenses in all of Madden 17!!!

LB’s Shifted Left Look

Any Play with LB on Right Blitzing By Default (Outside Right)

  1. Base Align
  2. Shift Line Right and LB’s Left
  3. Crash Line Down and Call Contain
  4. Bluff Blitz MLB that Is over RT as Shown
  5. User ILB Over Right A Gap as Shown
  6. *Optional, spy right of screen DE

Any Play with LB on Right Blitzing By Default (Dual 6 Man Pressure)

  1. Base Align
  2. Shift Line Right and LB’s Left
  3. Call Contain
  4. Blitz Left of Screen MLB and OLB
  5. Move Blitzing ROLB (Left of Screen) Out and Back a Few Steps as Shown

Any Play With LB Blitzing on the Left By Default

  1. Base Align
  2. Shift Line Right and LB’s Left
  3. Crash Line Left and Call Contain
  4. Blitz MLB and OLB On Left side Of Field
  5. Make sure Blitzing MLB is On outside Rush Angle (as Shown) and Move Blitzing OLB Out a Few Steps
  6. User ILB Over Right A Gap as Shown
  7. *Optional, spy or bluff Blitz Left of screen DE