Pre-Snap Hitch Controls in the Run Game

Nov 20, 2017 | Offense, Pre-Snap Relief Throws, RPO's

By Mike Kuchar
Senior Research Manager
X&O Labs
Twitter: @MikeKKuchar



The following research was conducted as part of X&O Labs special report on “Scaffolding a Pre-Snap RPO System,” which can be accessed in full below.

Hitch Concept Controls

Against pure quarters coverage concepts, both receivers will hitch up. If the safety drops in hole the inside receiver stays vertical (Diagram 37).