The Jim Leavitt 3-4 Defense

Jim Leavitt

The Jim Leavitt 3-4 Defense

(5 Analyses to enjoy, Go-Fish Get Hooked!)

–1.  Understanding the Jim Leavitt Defense: Oregon’s Basic 3-4 Structure
Text Analysis: 
Published July 24, 2018
Cameron Soran gives us the beginning understanding of what to look for with the Jim Leavitt 3-4 Defense.


Coach’s Comments: “Oregon will have TWO New Defenses….”
Text Analysis: Published on 12-28-2016
Charles Fischer and Coach Mike Morris look at the growing trend of defenses playing a base, such as a 3-4, but also delving into other defenses as game conditions will dictate.

That is the face of a defensive genius.


Oregon Fans: A Glimpse of a Jim Leavitt 3-4 Defense
Text Analysis: Published 12-20-2016
Charles Fischer and Coach Mike Morris outline the basics of what to look for in a Jim Leavitt defense and what to look for in the 2017+ seasons at Oregon.


Why the Oregon Defense Is Poised for Immediate Improvement
Text Article: Published on 5-25-2017
Justin Samples, who played in the 3-4 Hybrid defense in college gives fans and coaches perspectives concerning the 3-4 and the 3-3-5 defense. Fans of Oregon will take note as well as college football fans learning the changes occurring in defenses today to combat the prolific spread offenses.


The “404” Defensive Scheme is BACK with DC Jim Leavitt
Text Analysis: Published on 5-09-2017
Coach Mike Morris reveals “one of the hardest defenses ever to block” to both college football fans and coaches, but also to Oregon fans.  A defensive classic!


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