Coaching Adjustments Explained

Coaching Adjustments Explained

Kilo dropped some info about coaching adjustments on August 1. Here, we will provide a little more info along with some commentary about how I have used the coaching adjustments. EA has a blog post on coaching adjustments and explains what each of them does. We will...
Learn About Football: Beating Cover 3 w/ Vertical Stretch

Learn About Football: Beating Cover 3 w/ Vertical Stretch

First of all, I owe all of you an apology. I had every intention to create the defensive version of my first article but  MUTHead only keeps pricing data on the current season on Madden….which makes sense. Today, we are going to discuss a basic football concept:...
4-3 Normal | Weak Slant 3 | Madden 18 Blitz

4-3 Normal | Weak Slant 3 | Madden 18 Blitz

In this tip we are looking at the 4-3 Normal formation, and the play is Weak Slant 3. With this setup we look to bring a-gap pressure from our middle linebacker. Coverage is a bit spotty on the play, but that seems to be the norm for Madden 18, even if you drop all...
Madden 17 Offensive Tips For Success

Madden 17 Offensive Tips For Success

With EA Access and MUT Rewards already dropping we here at the Turf Team wanted to give you a few tips that can help you be successful offensively for Madden 17. One of Madden 17’s biggest areas of focus was adding a lot of different variations of zone coverage to...
Madden 17 – Near Close Mini Scheme

Madden 17 – Near Close Mini Scheme

Every year Madden introduces new formations. This year they revived an old favorite with Near Close. This undercenter formation is not the deepest formation, but what’s new is always popular in Madden. We wanted to tackle this new formation for everyone to see....
Coach Byrd’s Cover 2 Trap Defense | Madden 16

Coach Byrd’s Cover 2 Trap Defense | Madden 16

In this article we will be breaking down a Cover 2 concept recently written about by a friend of the TurfTeam, Coach Byrd. Coach Byrd is a Defensive Coordinator and Linebacker Coach for Harding University HS and recently started writing his very own football strategy...