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Summer School: How James Bettcher uses pre-snap movement to confuse the offense

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By Dan Pizzuta - Big Blue View -

The defense can use motion to disguise intent, too

NFL offenses use pre-snap motion to manipulate opposing defenses. When used well, the offense can get the defense into just about any look it wants. But the path to pre-snap confusion isn’t a one-way street. Because there’s fewer rules — basically zero — about where defensive players need to line up before a play, the defense can do almost anything