|Offensive Play-calling||Defensive Play-Calling|
|Defensive Terminology||Defensive Formations|
|Fire - When your defensive linemen or linebackers rush to penetrate the gaps and get in the backfield|
Smoke - When your linemen or linebackers rush to fill gaps and clog the lanes.
Sting - A delayed blitz through an open gap made by the rush of the linemen.
Strong - refers to the strong-side of the offensive formation.
Weak - Refers to the weak-side of an offensive formation.
Strong - Refers to the strong-side of an offensive formation.
Middle - Generally... the middle of the line of scrimmage
Willie - Generally... The Right Outside Linebacker
Mike - Generally... The Middle Linebacker.
Sam - Generally... The Left Outside Linebacker.
Out - Refers to taking the outside gap
In - Refers to taking the inside gap.
Stunt - When A Linemen Smokes for another lineman to come around and fire in his gap.
Loop - When two linemen cross each other and fire in each other's gap.
Pinch - When two linemen fire in the same gap and attempt to collapse a section of the line.
Man - Man to man coverage..
Zone - Zone Coverage or "Z"
Bump - When DB's jam WR's on the line of scrimmage. Best for disrupting short passes or timed passes.
|Coverages||Fronts & Blitz Packages|