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this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; Why does the qb point out the mlb pre-snap? The only thing I could think of was that maybe it helps the line adjust the blocking scheme in case of a blitz....

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Old 01-09-2012, 01:56 PM   #1
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Why does the qb point out the mlb pre-snap? The only thing I could think of was that maybe it helps the line adjust the blocking scheme in case of a blitz.
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Old 01-09-2012, 02:02 PM   #2
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just pointing out the LB's showing or trying to hide the blitz...
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Tebow points to the HEAVENS! LOL

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Old 01-09-2012, 08:47 PM   #4
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Pre snap read can help both the O line & the backfield make adjustments.
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Old 01-09-2012, 09:10 PM   #5
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Most times it has to do with who becomes the O-lines responsibility and who becomes the "hot guy". If the hot guy brings pressure for example its usually the QBs responsibility to handle him by making a hot throw.
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Old 01-09-2012, 10:45 PM   #6
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I remember Billick doing a piece on it. Found it here:

Billick 101: Identifying the Mike
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