The 3-5 Stack Defense is a great defense because it can easily adjust to formation. It also allows you to generate pressure by utilizing several different types of stunts and blitzes. Download: 3-5 Stack Playbook
I want to start out by saying that I do not hate flag football. I’ve coached spring flag football for almost as long as I have coached tackle youth football.
The Crossfire Blitz out of the 3-4 under defense is a great way to take away the strength of the offense’s formation. This blitz is easy to install, but very difficult for the offense to block.
We have talked multiple time before about the problems a Tight End causes with the Inside Zone Scheme. By adding an extra gap, the defense must bring another defender down to deal with the run threat.