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Gameplay Controls

Madden NFL 06

GENERAL GAMEPLAY CONTROLS
Directional Pad Move Player
B Button Switch Player. Cancel Audible (Before Selecting Play).
Left Trigger Receiver Cam (At Line of Scrimmage)
Right Trigger Sprint. Coach's Cam (At Line of Scrimmage).
Start Pause
Back Call Timeout
Combo #1 X, Then X, A, B, L Button, or R Button = Call Audible Before Snap
Combo #2 X, Then Right Trigger = Flip Play
Combo #3 X, Then Left Trigger = Reset Play

OFFENSE CONTROLS - BEFORE THE SNAP
Left Thumbstick Left/Right = Send Player in Motion. Click to Quiet Crowd.
Right Thumbstick Left/Right = Switch Direction of Running Play
A Button Snap Ball
B Button Highlight Player to Send in Motion
Right Button Fake Snap
Combo #1 For Hot Routes: Press B to highlight eligible receiver, then Y to call a Hot Route. Then: Right Thumbstick Up = Fade Pattern, Left/Right = Drag Pattern, Down = WR Screen; Right Trigger = Slant Right, Left Trigger = Slant Left; B = Cancel Hot Route.

OFFENSE CONTROLS - PASSING/RECEIVING
Directional Pad Lead Receiver
Left Thumbstick Lead Receiver. Click to Pump Fake.
Right Thumbstick Left/Right = Activate/Move QB Vision Control
A Button Throw to Receiver
B Button Throw to Receiver
X Button Throw to Receiver. Diving Catch.
Y Button Throw to Receiver. Catch Ball.
Left Button Throw Ball Away
Right Button Throw to Receiver
Left Trigger Lock on to Receiver (Left Trigger + Receiver Button)
Right Trigger QB Scramble
Combo #1 Pull and Hold Right Trigger + Left Trigger = QB Action Mode (Enables Running Controls)
Combo #2 Pull and Hold Right Trigger + Left Trigger, Then Move Right Thumbstick = Guide Closest Receiver While QB in Action Mode

OFFENSE CONTROLS - RUSHING
Right Thumbstick Up = Truck Stick (Big Hit)
A Button Juke (With Direction)
B Button Spin (With Direction)
X Button QB Dive (Hold). QB Slide (Tap).
Y Button Cover Up. Protect Ball.
Left Trigger Stiff Arm

OFFENSE CONTROLS - DEAD BALL
B Button Fake Spike Ball Trick Play (Hold)
X Button Spike Ball to Stop Clock (Hold)
Y Button No Huddle, Repeat Previous Play (Hold)

DEFENSE CONTROLS - BEFORE THE SNAP
Left Thumbstick Click to Pump up Crowd
A Button Shade Safeties (With Right Thumbstick Left/Right to Shift Zone Coverage). Coverage Audibles: A Button Then Left Thumbstick Down = Put DBs Into Bump and Run Coverage. Up = Back DBs up Into Loose Coverage. Left = Show Blitz. Right = Align Coverage.
B Button Choose Player to Control (Tap to Cycle)
Left Button Defensive Line Shifts: Left Button Then D-Pad Up = Spread Defensive Ends Outside Tackles. Down = Move Line in Tight Between Tackles. Left = Shift Line left. Right = Shift Line Right.
Right Button Linebacker Shifts: Right Button Then D-Pad Up = Spread Linebackers Out. Down = Move Linebackers in Tight. Left/Right = Shift Linebackers Left/Right.

DEFENSE CONTROLS - AFTER THE SNAP
Right Thumbstick Unleash the Hit Stick
A Button Strip Ball From Ball Carrier. Swat at Airborne Ball.
X Button Diving Tackle. Interception.
Y Button Intercept Pass
Left Button Spin Move (When Engaged)
Right Button Power Move (When Engaged)
Left Trigger Strafe
Combo #1 Within one second of the snap, commit your defense to the Run or Pass by moving Right Thumbstick Up = Drop back into pass coverage; Down = Surge forward to stop the run.

KICKING GAME CONTROLS
Left Thumbstick Change Kick Direction/Elevation
A Button Start Kick Meter/Stop Kick Meter Upswing/Stop Kick Meter Downswing
Y Button Fair Catch
Combo #1 For a touchback, remain in the endzone after catching the ball.