However, an ongoing issue is running Zone Option versus a 3-technique. All the college programs that run Zone Option have had issues with running Zone Option to a 3-technique. Therefore, if the defense aligns with an A and a B-gap defender, Check from Zone Option to Toss.
If the defense aligns with a 3-technique and a Backside action key, check from Zone Option to Midline Lead.
Step 1- If you don’t get four yards on Triple, call Zone Option.
Step 2- Zone Option is run unless there is a 3-technique and an A-gap defender (o/playside 1)–if so, check from Zone Option to Toss.
Step 3- Zone Option is run unless there is a 3-technique and a Backside Action Key–if so, check from Zone Option to Midline…
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