D Formations in Madden NFL 15: 5-2 vs. 3-4 Bear for Run D?

Learn how to decide between the 5-2 or 3-4 Bear base defense.

When searching for a base defense to use on 1st and 2nd down in Madden 15, is the 5-2 or the 3-4 Bear worthy?

The 3-4 Bear is the perfect formation to stop Play Action Passing on 1st and 2nd Down because the pressure will sack the QB just after the handoff fake!

3-4 Bear D Scheme To Stop Play Action

The 5-2 packs 5 defensive lineman up on the line of scrimmage and makes it an intimidating front to run against. We also show you how to make it strong against outside runs.

Best 5-2 Setup to Stop the Run

Add these defenses to your arsenal and get ready to make a playoff push!

Pro Tip: Showing Blitz “Y/Triangle and Left on the right stick” will pack the middle and turn these defenses into great options on 3rd and short runs!

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