How To Beat Cover 3 Madden 21
What is a 4 3 Cover 3 defense?
Let’s begin with the absolute basics, what does the 4-3 entail? A 4-3 defense is a defense that incorporates four (4) down linemen and three (3) linebackers.
What is a Cover 0 defense?
Cover 0. Cover 0 refers to pure man coverage with no deep defender. Similar to Cover 1, Cover 0 has the same strengths and weaknesses but employs an extra rusher at the expense of deep coverage help leaving each pass defender man-to-man.
What is the weakness of cover 3?
The primary weaknesses in cover 3 are the seams (the area between the deep zones) and the flats (the area near the line of scrimmage on each side of the field.)
What are corners in Cover 3?
The corners are responsible for playing any vertical concepts (split two verticals to the same side of the field) and must funnel the deep inside breaking routes (dig, post, etc.) to the free safety.
What are the strengths of Cover 3?
Strengths of the Cover 3
The primary strength of the Cover 3 is that it is a balanced cover scheme that is both good against the run and the pass. The reason for this is that you have eight defenders near the line of scrimmage and your back line is less stretched out (compared with a Cover 2).
What does a cover 3 defense look like?
Cover 3 is a zone defense with corners and safeties protecting the deep thirds of the field. Each sideline is covered by the corners and the middle of the field by the safety. That leaves four defenders to cover the underneath zones.