Originally Posted by 76Texan
It's not neccessary to run the play-action out of the ZBS.
The play action is where the QB doesn't take a straight drop back.
He relies on the scheme to draw some defenders up to play the run, and therefore benefit from the scheme.
Great QBs like Montana, Steve Young, Elway flourished in this scheme.
But Manning and Brady got their share of success out of it as well.
This thread is about the long ball.
How many of Matt schaubs deep balls come off of straight drop backs compared to other qb's?