Do you know Eric Marty?
He runs a spread offense that’s defined by his creative uses of the Tight End.
Tight Ends went out of style for a lot of spread coaches, but not for Coach Marty.
And for good reason.
As defenses are more prepared for the spread, bringing an extra blocker that can catch is a good idea.
But you have to know how to use him.
And he has to fit in with the rest of your scheme.
Coach Marty does just that.
Take a look at this play: