Commentary

How does Burress get open deep downfield?

Every team has one play that is the best in its playbook. Scouts Inc. knows why that play works.

Updated: August 27, 2008, 1:22 PM ET
By Scouts Inc. | ESPN.com

WR Plaxico Burress is QB Eli Manning's go-to receiver and his best route is when he gets behind the secondary. Scouts Inc. watched the film and diagramed how Burress gets open deep downfield.


Burress' best deep route
This is a play the Giants love. It's designed to give Manning a chance to get the ball into the hands of his favorite receiver: Burress.

Burress' best deep route
Giants: Burress' best deep route

Scouts Inc. watches games, breaks down film and studies football from all angles for ESPN.com.

SPONSORED HEADLINES

MORE NFL HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM