Originally Posted by Chance_C
I'll try to answer that, but someone please correct me if I'm wrong. When defending pass situations, we will be in nickel coverage for the most part. That brings in an extra DB for coverage. The weak side lb, should be rushing the QB for the most part.
depends on what down, how many yards, what part of the field.
but yes, in nickel coverage, the weakside LB will be rushing, while the nickel CB takes on the extra WR.