The FishDuck Minute #14: Oregon’s Mid-Level Read

The FishDuck Minute #14: Oregon’s Mid-Level Read

Josh Schlichter
Reported by Josh Schlichter on June 19, 2012

Oregon’s offense boils down to a series of constraint plays. One of those “counters” is the Midline, or Mid-Level read, where the QB reads an interior defender rather than a defensive end or linebacker. Examples from both the 2010 and 2011 seasons are included as FishDuck.com gives you an exclusive look at one of Oregon’s most dynamic running plays.


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Josh SchlichterJosh is a College Football enthusiast from sunny Southern California. He has written for several self-operated prep sports blogs, as well as multiple SB Nation sites. In High School, Josh played football for four years, and helped create and operate the team's no-huddle system. Most of Josh's football knowledge branches from watching College Football his entire life, and is backed up by his first hand experience in both option and spread offenses. Above all, though, he is a proud student at the University of Oregon.@joshschlichterView all posts by Josh Schlichter →



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  • hoboduck

    Mine is broken Josh.  It has fallen and can’t get up.  Where’s the beef? etc etc.

    anyway…..the vid will not load.

  • cfb247

    Where’s the video? :(

  • http://twitter.com/joshschlichter Josh Schlichter

    Sorry for the inconvenience everyone! Video should be working right now!