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flood the zone

To fill a relevant region of the field of play.

The NFL renaissance of Doug Flutie is a reminder of one of the great plays in college football history. "The play was called 'Trips Right, Flood Tip,'" Phelan said. "That meant three receivers to the right side, flood the zone and try for the tip."

Submitted on January 20, 2019

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flood the zoneTo provide a very large quantity.
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