Patriot’s Juke Series

By Noah Riley

The three ingredients to a well designed pass play are space, match-ups and leverage. The Patriots Juke series contains all three of these elements. The Juke series is designed to create space for a quick slot receiver to work off the leverage of a slower linebacker. It has become a staple of the Patriots offense, and has yielded great results. In the season I cut up (2014), when the Patriots ran the Juke series, they went 34/42 (81%) for 304 yards (7.2 yard average).

Screen Shot 2018-02-25 at 5.05.30 PM.png
Slot receiver Julian Edelman has tons of space to work against a middle linebacker (#51)

Continue reading Patriot’s Juke Series