Just Play Slants Flat

X’s & O’s: Slants-Flat

At its core, the route is a two-man combination of a slant route from the outside (H & Z), and a flat route from the T-Back. If the defense runs a Cover 3 or Cover 1 shell, it is susceptible to the short passing game, which should leave the T-Back wide open in the flat.

PositionAssignments/Notes
QBLook left to hold the Defense then hit T in the Flat
TRun between C and RG run Flat
XFade
YOut
HSlant
ZSlant

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