Originally Posted by HJam72
I doubt the run game improves much against Atlanta, but the passing might.
To start, Atlanta will probably put 8 or 9 in the box to shut down our run attack - daring Kubiak and Yates to prove the inexperienced QB can find the open receiver and take advantage of the run-prevent defense. I agree we can't play conservatively and expect to run effectively or win by being conservative. We need to throw the ball downfield from the get-go. But I think that OD should be a primary target as well as AJ.
If we can move the ball by the pass, this will open up the run lanes.