3-4 DEFENSIVE END TECHNIQUES from the FishDuck.com Coaches
—1. Taylor Hart’s MONSTER Two-Gap Alamo Bowl
Text and GIF Analysis Published 1-07-2014
Taylor Hart, a senior defensive lineman gave us superb instructional examples on how the “Two-Gap” defensive line strategy worked in the 3-4 defense at Oregon. As you could see, it takes tremendous strength, skill and technique to implement each step of the “Two-Gap” process, and the senior used all of his experience to overcome the bigger adversaries across the burnt orange (Texas) line.
—2. Taylor Hart: From Duck to Eagle
Text and GIF Analysis 6-06-2014
A good analysis for looking at one and two-gapping by the defensive linemen.
—3. DeForest Buckner: A New All-American Emerging?
Text and GIF Analysis Published 7-08-2014
A good primer on defensive line technique of breaking a double team and utilizing other techniques. Directory 13.13
—4. Scouting a Duck: What Should NFL Scouts Think of Arik Armstead?
Text and GIF Analysis Published 3-04-2015
This analysis is super for defensive line technique both good and bad; a great primer for fans, coaches and high school players to learn from.
–5. Duck’s Scheme Adds Extra Player in Run Defense
Text Analysis: July 18, 2017
Coach Ruskin Fiegenbaum explains the problem with an over-aggressive one gap defense, and how to solve while effectively picking up an extra defender to block.
–6. Scouting a Duck: What Should NFL Scouts Think of Arik Armstead?
Text and GIF Analysis: March 4, 2015
Joe Kearns shows the technique for defensive line in the 3-4 and for the defensive end.
–7. Taylor Hart: From Duck to Eagle
Text and GIF Analysis: June 6, 2014
Joe Kearns demonstrates the techniques of a 3-4 defensive end through a favorite Duck player who made us all proud.
Go to the OREGON FOOTBALL ANALYSIS LIBRARY by FishDuck.com front page to find the articles and links here.
Articles about the Oregon Spread Offense under coaches Chip Kelly, Mark Helfrich, Scott Frost, Mario Cristobal, Marcus Arroyo and Willie Taggart are present along with plays and tactics.
The Oregon Defensive Articles and Analysis are present on this page as well.
Charles Fischer (FishDuck)