The 53 defense offers balance and flexibility and is a widely used youth football defense. I see the 53 about 4-5 times every season.
53 Defense- Overload Blitz Play This overload blitz play is designed to send more defenders than the offense can block. This blitz is best called to the short side of the field.
Defensive Line Slant “Slant Indy” This is a play that we have used for many years with great success. This is a play we usually call against balanced offensive formations.