Madden Mondays: Blow Up the Run in the Backfield

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After the NFL Wild Card Playoffs treated fans to four great games this past weekend, it's time to look ahead to the Divisional round and the games of Madden you can play in the meantime. Every Monday, STACK offers up tips on how to win at Madden, from formations to schemes to play calling.

For several weeks, we've been sharing tips from the two guys who put together the official Prima Madden Strategy Guide, and now we bring you some new insights you will need for the playoffs.

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After the NFL Wild Card Playoffs treated fans to four great games this past weekend, it's time to look ahead to the Divisional round and the games of Madden you can play in the meantime. Every Monday, STACK offers up tips on how to win at Madden, from formations to schemes to play calling.

For several weeks, we've been sharing tips from the two guys who put together the official Prima Madden Strategy Guide, and now we bring you some new insights you will need for the playoffs.

If you're getting destroyed on run defense, take a look at the clip below from the guys' usual Prima show. It will show you how to stuff running plays in the backfield. Hit the guys up on Twitter—@ZFarls and @SGibs—to get specific answers to your most frustrating Madden questions, and you'll be conquering your foes online in no time.

Missed out on previous Madden Mondays posts? Here are a few of the latest:

The Best Way to Cause Turnovers
Playing Zone Defense
Run Tim Tebow's Read Option

Source:  Prima Madden
Photo:  mymaddenpad.com


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