COACHING TAPE – WEEK 11 (11/22/08)

FALCONS OFFENSE VS. BRONCOS DEFENSE

Falcons ran 68 offensive plays, and controlled the ball for almost 34 minutes
Falcons gained 364 total yards – They were 11-18 on third down conversions
Broncos starting LBs: Winborn and Woodyard on the outside, MLB Larsen
Falcons again used the unbalanced OL with Dahl, Blaylock and Weiner on the left side with Clabo at RG and Hartsock at RT
Broncos dime package featured Williams and Paymah as the extra cornerbacks – Winborn was the only LB
Falcons version of the “Wildcat” featured Norwood in the shotgun – Also direct snapped the ball to Snelling
Ryan a playmaker element to his game, Can make throws on the move outside the framework of the offense – Great example was White 37 yards versus “cover zero”, Blitzing DB Williams got in clean
Ryan overthrew Finneran in the second quarter, Finneran beat CB Bell and it would have been a TD
Moss aligned all over the formation in the Broncos dime package, both with his hand on the ground and standing up as a LB
Manuel was always the box safety
Broncos DL more stout versus run
Ryan third quarter interception came against “cover zero”, Again blitzing DB Williams got in clean, Ryan threw it [...]

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Matthew Camp

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