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In American football, a nickel defense is any defensive alignment that uses five defensive backs ... can be made. Bill Arnsparger would often remove linebackers from a 3–4 to create nickel and...

Football 101: Nickle, Dime and Quarter Packages

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Aug 20, 2005 ... Defensive variations. There are many variations on the basic defense outlined so far. We'll look briefly at the most common variations, the ...

What Is the Nickel Defense in Football? - About Football

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The nickel defense is one of a basic defensive lineup designed to stop pass plays. Learn more about the nickel defense, including its history and how to ...

What is the Dime Defense? - About Football

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The dime defense is a basic defensive formation designed to stop the pass. ... Two cornerbacks (CB), one nickel back (NB), and one dime back (DB) combine ...

There's big money in nickel and dime defenses - ESPN.com - Go ...

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Nickel & diming: How subpackages have become the new base ...

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Mar 13, 2014 ... Without delving into the specifics, nickel and dime defenses emerged in part as a response to the development of the modern pass-catching ...

Alabama defense 101: nickel = Star, dime = Money, DBs = LBs | AL ...

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Aug 20, 2012 ... Vinnie-Sunseri-first-pratice-Almond.JPG View full sizeSafety Vinnie Sunseri could be the Star of the 2012 Alabama defense. (The Birmingham ...

Defensive Personnel Packages – Part 1 | PFF

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In Part 1 of this series on defensive personnel packages, Mike Clay ... increase in the 2-4-5 and 3-3-5 nickel packages, but the three dime packages shown have ...

The Impact of Defensive Packages on Yards Per Carry | PFF

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Blount wasn't quite as dominant against Nickel defenses, but held his own. ... Rice faced Nickel on 48 percent of his carries and Dime on another 12 percent.

Impact of Defensive Packages on YPC | PFF

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Nickel and 5.6 vs. Dime. This year's chart includes the past three seasons .... back and three quarters of his carries came against nickel and dime defenses.

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Difference between nickel and dime positions on defense ...

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May 24, 2016 ... Can you clarify the nickel and dime positions on defense. You hear the terms more and more but I'm a little unclear on what their ...

Football Basics - Nickel Defense Formation - About Football

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The nickel defense is a basic defensive formation designed to stop the pass. This page explains ... Football 101 - Understanding the Basics of the Nickel Defense. Defensive ... Video · What Is the Dime Defense in Football? Video · What Is the ...

Big nickel package emerging as NFL's hottest defensive trend - NFL ...

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Aug 8, 2014 ... Bucky Brooks explains the big nickel scheme. ... And finally, the Arizona Cardinals are technically in a dime defense with a 2-3-6 front, but I ...