Cover-2 man, Cover-2 zone, Tampa 2: these are all defensive schemes that employ two high safeties. Dual-high safeties basically split the field in half, drop into a zone and keep the ball from going over their heads. There are different variations of Cover-2. In a zone concept, the entire defense plays off. In man, only the safeties drop into a zone. In Tampa 2, the Mike linebacker is required to drop into deep middle coverage. All can be effective in the right situation.
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