Madden Mondays: Tips for Play-Action Passing

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Using a balanced offensive attack in Madden is one of the best ways to keep the defense discombobulated. Used properly, the play-action pass prevents the defense from committing too heavily to the run. If you can mix things up and call the right plays in key situations, the defense will never know what's coming.

Most Madden gamers have experienced the frustration of calling a play action pass in what seems to be the perfect situation, only to have the defense blow the play up in the backfield.

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Using a balanced offensive attack in Madden is one of the best ways to keep the defense discombobulated. Used properly, the play-action pass prevents the defense from committing too heavily to the run. If you can mix things up and call the right plays in key situations, the defense will never know what's coming.

Most Madden gamers have experienced the frustration of calling a play action pass in what seems to be the perfect situation, only to have the defense blow the play up in the backfield.

This week's Madden Monday post will help you run better play action pass plays. @SGibs and @ZFarls, the guys behind the official Prima Madden Strategy Guide, share techniques you can try to incorporate effective play action passing into your game.

Missed out on previous Madden Mondays posts? Catch up here.

Introducing Madden Mondays
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Run Tim Tebow's Read Option
Reading Defenses Pre- and Post-Snap
Playing Zone Defense
The Best Way to Cause Turnovers

Source:  Prima Madden
Photo:  Destructoid.com


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