Originally Posted by Rey
I doubt that.
The reason you use a third safety is because a safety can usually do things that a middle linebacker can't.
& a MLB can do things a safety can not.
My point is, this has not been a "staple" of Wade's system. At least I can't find anyone to say one way or the other. As far as I can tell, the Dime package was not Wade's 3rd down package until this year with us.
Was it because Demeco wasn't 100%, was it because Quin is that good?
I don't know.