Inside Information About the Norv-West Airlines

March 20, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Today, we are talking about Norv Turner's offense and breaking it down. It is also known as Norv West Airlines, West Coast Offense, Coryell Offense , or Vertical Offense.
It has been successful and won three Super Bowls for the Dallas Cowboys, widely considered the dynasty of the '90s.
Many teams use it today or a similar offense like it such as the Dallas Cowboys, Chicago Bears, Baltimore Ravens, and Oakland Raiders.
The Norv West revolves around a power running game that complements the vertical game. The formation the offense likes to use is the Pro Set.
While it is more of a formation of the Pro Set was based on becoming more successful when a team was forced to pass by providing 1 or even 2 backs to help protect the Quarterback.
Prior to the offense, the Pro Set was generally a running offense that used play action fakes to set up deep passing attempts when defenses stacked up vs. the running game. The Pro Set features a TE, 2 WRs, and a Halfback and full...

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