By John Turney
On Friday, September 10th, Rams Defensive coordinator Gregg Williams told the press, "(Y
Take a look at how many times we’re going to play three linebackers this entire season. We’re going to play (Lamarcus (Joyner), we’re going to play another safety, another corner, another player in those areas that a linebacker plays."
Here is one example of where Williams did just that. Video from NFL Replay All-22
There are also a few
The play before Joyner stopped the running back for a one-yard loss.
1-10-LA 10 (4:02) (No Huddle, Shotgun) S
So, it was 2nd and 11:
2-11-LA 11 (3:30) (No Huddle, Shotgun)
The Rams starting nose/shade tackle was out and his backup, Cam Thomas, was in. The 49ers were in 12 personnel (1 running back, 2 tight ends). The Rams countered with their
The 49ers double the shade tackle, Thomas, and turn him
The 2nd tight end and the right guard are pulling, the guard taking the RDE and the TE the WILL in the offside B gap.
The double team blockers come off to the second level