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    Offensive Playcalling: Diversity, Illusion are keys

    Great article on offensive schemes. Our offense has had neither illusion nor diversity.

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    Re: Offensive Playcalling: Diversity, Illusion are keys

    Quote Originally Posted by Incyte View Post
    Great article on offensive schemes. Our offense has had neither illusion nor diversity.

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    Meh. He doesn't know what he's talking about. It's not about illusion and diversity.

    It's about 4th downs and screens.



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    Re: Offensive Playcalling: Diversity, Illusion are keys

    Quote Originally Posted by gogagig View Post
    Meh. He doesn't know what he's talking about. It's not about illusion and diversity.

    It's about 4th downs and screens.
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    Re: Offensive Playcalling: Diversity, Illusion are keys

    Throw all of the screens!


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    Re: Offensive Playcalling: Diversity, Illusion are keys

    Thanks for posting the article. Make it look complicated, but keep it simple. Brilliant.


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    Re: Offensive Playcalling: Diversity, Illusion are keys

    3 years ago I wrote pretty much this same article for the IFCA journal. Simple schemes out of tons of formations and motions.


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    Re: Offensive Playcalling: Diversity, Illusion are keys

    Had ISU hired Harbaugh (he was interested; at San Diego at the time) instead of Chizik we would probably be running this offense and CPR would still be the head coach.



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    Re: Offensive Playcalling: Diversity, Illusion are keys

    Even before illusion and diversity, however, comes tiny little thinks like blocking, and execution.




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