Deep Corner

Deep Corner

I was recently training a young quarterback and he asked me “How do I know which drop to use”.  I went into an explanation of how each drop correlates with a route and the drop is determined by the primary route in the concept or 1st progression.

I decided to take this a step further and describe the deep corner route.  First, the route breaks at 18 yards which means it needs time to develop.  The receiver stems his route in 5 yards and then pushes vertically for the remainder until he breaks at 18.  How he breaks is determined by the corner and safety leverage.  If you want more information and a video tutorial check out the youtube video I made.


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