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Madden NFL 08
GAMEPLAY CONTROLS:
Left Analog Stick
Move Player
X Button
Sprint
Triangle Button
Cancel Audible
L2 Button
Know Your Player Weapons Feature
R2 Button
Play Art
Select Button
Call Timeout
Flip Play (Line of Scrimmage)
Bluff Play Art (Multiplayer Only)
Call Audible
Reset Original Play
OFFENSE CONTROLS (PRE-SNAP):
Right Analog Stick
Left/Right = Switch Direction of Running Play. Change Primary Receiver Route.
X Button
Snap Ball
Circle Button
Receiver Control/Lead Blocker Control
L3 Button
Quiet Crowd
R2 Button
Change Primary Receiver/Lock On Receiver (With Receiver Button)
R3 Button
Fake Snap
Send Player In Motion
Slide Offensive Line Protection
Formation Shift
Call Hot Route (Fly Pattern)
Call Hot Route (Curl Pattern)
Call Hot Route (In/Out Pattern)
Call Hot Route (Run Smart Route)
Call Hot Route (Left/Right Slant)
OFFENSE CONTROLS (RUNNING WITH THE BALL):
Right Analog Stick
Up = Truck Over Defenders (Power Backs)/Dodge Tackler (Agile Backs). Down = Back Juke. Left/Right = Big Juke Left/Right.
Triangle Button
Cover Up/Protect Ball (Hold)
Circle Button
Spin
L1 Button
Cut Move Left
L2 Button
Stiff Arm Left
R1 Button
Cut Move Right
R2 Button
Stiff Arm Right
Double Moves (Agile Ball Carriers Only)
QB/Wide Receiver Slide/Dive (Tap the Hold)
OFFENSE CONTROLS (PASSING AND RECEIVING):
Directional Button
Precision Passing (When Releasing Ball to Lead Pass In Certain Direction)
Left Analog Stick
Precision Passing (When Releasing Ball to Lead Pass In Certain Direction)
Right Analog Stick
Left/Right = Look Left/Right
Square Button
Throw Ball (Tap for Lob Pass/Hold for Bullet Pass). Dive.
Triangle Button
Throw Ball (Tap for Lob Pass/Hold for Bullet Pass). Catch.
Circle Button
Throw Ball (Tap for Lob Pass/Hold for Bullet Pass). Control Intended Receiver (With Ball In Air).
L1 Button
Throw Ball (Tap for Lob Pass/Hold for Bullet Pass). Call for Ball (Multiplayer Only). Swat.
L2 Button
Throw Ball Away
R1 Button
Throw Ball (Tap for Lob Pass/Hold for Bullet Pass)
R2 Button
Pump Fake
Direct Receiver
OFFENSE CONTROLS (LINEMEN BLOCKING):
Right Analog Stick
Up/Down = Impact/Cut Block
Square Button
Diving Block
Triangle Button
Jump. Change Blocking Assignment Left/Right (With Button of Running Back/Tight End Whose Passing/Blocking Route You Want to Change, then L2 or R2 Button).
L1 Button
Pull/Hold Defender
L2 Button
Turn Block Left
R2 Button
Turn Block Right
OFFENSE CONTROLS (AFTER THE PLAY):
Square Button
Fake Spike Trick Play (Hold)
Triangle Button
No Huddle/Hurry-Up Offense (Hold)
Circle Button
Spike Ball (Hold)
Instant Replay
DEFENSE CONTROLS (PRE-SNAP ADJUSTMENTS):
Right Analog Stick
Up = Put Linebackers and Defensive Linemen in Hook Zone (Yellow)/DBs in Deep Zone (Dark Blue). Down = Blitz. QB Contain Blitz (Press Twice). Left = QB Spy Coverage (Orange). Right = Play Flat Zone (Light Blue).
X Button
Choose Player to Control
Triangle Button
Change Individual Matchups (With Button of Offensive Player, then Directional Button)
L3 Button
Pump Up Crowd
R2 Button
Spotlight Receiver (With Receiver Button)
Choose Player to Control
Spread Defensive Ends Outside Tackles (Defensive Line Adjustments)
Move Line In Tight Between Tackles (Defensive Line Adjustments)
Shift Line Left/Right (Defensive Line Adjustments)
Make Line Crash In (Defensive Line Adjustments)
Make Line Rush to Outside (Defensive Line Adjustments)
Make Line Crash Left/Right (Defensive Line Adjustments)
Reset Shift (Defensive Line Adjustments)
Spread Linebackers Out/Move In Tight (Linebacker Shifts)
Shift Linebackers Left/Right (Linebacker Shifts)
Blitz All Linebackers
Call Off All Linebacker Blitzes/Put In Hook Zone
Blitz Right/Left Outside Linebacker
Reset the Shift (Linebacker Shifts)
Put DBs Into Press/Loose Coverage (Coverage Audibles)
Show Blitz (Coverage Audibles)
Shift Safeties and Linebackers Into Better Position
Disguise Coverage (Coverage Audibles)
Reset Coverage (Coverage Audibles)
Shade Safeties
DEFENSE CONTROLS (AFTER THE SNAP):
Right Analog Stick
Hit Stick 2.0. Up = Commit to Pass. Down = Commit to Inside Run. Left/Right = Commit to Left Run/Right Run.
Square Button
Dive
Triangle Button
Jump. Intercept. Hands Up (When Rushing QB).
Circle Button
Control Player
L1 Button
Rip/Swim/Spin (When Engaged). Swat Ball (When Not Engaged).
L2 Button
Strip Ball (When Not Engaged)
R1 Button
Rip/Swim/Spin (When Engaged). Strafe (When Not Engaged).
R2 Button
Strip Ball (When Not Engaged)
KICKING CONTROLS:
Left Analog Stick
Aim Kick
Right Analog Stick
Up = Kick Ball. Down = Start Power Meter.