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Offense Ready to Attack AZ's Zone Blitz

Offense Ready to Attack AZ's Zone Blitz

After logging three years of game experience, quarterback John Beck has seen it all. While Arizona's defensive scheme presents a challenge for Beck, it is nothing he or the Cougar offense have not faced before. The major difference between the Wildcats and previous Cougar opponents is the athleticism Arizona brings with its zone blitz package and 4-3 base defense.

"They're good," said BYU's John Beck about Arizona's pass defense. "They're very quick to the ball and they present some challenges for us. They have a very good cornerback and the other guys are very good as well. It will be a challenging match up for us, but we're confident going in." A zone blitz is a relatively conservative defensive system that is used to nullify plays downfield by forcing...

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