Originally Posted by infantrycak
That was largely on coaching. At the LOS they gave a man coverage look with JJo on Marshall and KJ on Brown. JJo stayed on Marshall's hip and KJ popped off Brown to undercut the pass to Marshall. Looked like a very designed recognition that Marshall is going to be the target 80% but designed to look like standard Texans man coverage. But KJ did an excellent job.
It's not the first time we do this. We have this 3-way going on with 2 CBs and a safety from time to time; usually with the nickel back. In this case, KJ was on the receiver in the slot so he was in a position similar to a nickel back.