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01-17-2016, 07:30 AM
By Josh Alper (http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2016/01/17/alex-smith-it-would-have-been-nice-to-score-before-two-minute-warning/)http://nbcprofootballtalk.files.wordpress.com/2016/01/505322024-e1453031275688.jpg?w=200&h=170&crop=1
Late in the fourth quarter of Saturday’s game between the Chiefs and Patriots, the Chiefs got the ball to New England’s 1-yard-line down 27-13 with 2:33 left in the game. Kansas City had all three of their timeouts left, so a score before the two minute warning would offer them the option of kicking off…
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jason1981
01-17-2016, 10:15 AM
It didnt matter anyways the defense couldnt hold them after the onside kick anyways.

Justin5772002
01-20-2016, 04:06 PM
It didnt matter anyways the defense couldnt hold them after the onside kick anyways.
Yeah well we lost anyway so everyone is going to criticize what happened because that was a different path of travel that could have resulted in a different outcome. Hind sight being 20/20 holding onto the ball didn't give us a prayer on winning so why not put your trust in your defense and score as soon as you can because you still needed one more score.

And Honestly if you think about it holding onto the ball made ABSOULUTELY ZERO sense. Are you telling me you cannot Onside kick a ball with 2:00 remaining as opposed to what they actually did?