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Cosmo
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What is the success rate of prevent defense?



Has anybody ever tried just staying in a base when every other dumbass is losing the game playing prevent?






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BarbeTiger
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re: What is the success rate of prevent defense?


It only prevents you from winning





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zzemme
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re: What is the success rate of prevent defense?


It wasn't a prevent. Seattle was still blitzing.

ETA: it was softer coverage, but not a prevent.



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Cosmo
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re: What is the success rate of prevent defense?


quote:

It only prevents you from winning


-Hokie






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graychef
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re: What is the success rate of prevent defense?


0.05%

It's been studied






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Cap Crunch
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re: What is the success rate of prevent defense?


Well its better than the Saints running all out blitzes against the 49ers last year and letting Alex fricking Smith go all the way down the field in a minute to win the game





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TigerBait1127
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re: What is the success rate of prevent defense?


they blitzed, if they rushed 3 they might have won. Certainly better than leaving gonzales open


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ehidal1
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re: What is the success rate of prevent defense?


Higher than everyone thinks. Everyone bitches about it when it doesn't work, but crickets all the times that it does.





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Sentrius
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re: What is the success rate of prevent defense?


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It wasn't a prevent. Seattle was still blitzing.


Reminds me of LSU VS. Bama.






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graychef
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re: What is the success rate of prevent defense?


The difference in all these scenarios is that a FG wins this game.





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The Eric
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re: What is the success rate of prevent defense?


Probably as successful as icing the kicker. Therefore not great.





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lsutigers1992
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re: What is the success rate of prevent defense?


Prevent does not work EVER when the opponent just needs a field goal.





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laxer17
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re: What is the success rate of prevent defense?


Prevent only works if they need a td, not fg





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