Originally Posted by Rey
How about he's not getting open as much as 76 has led you to believe????
We have a guy that is consistently getting open and we make a conscious decision not to throw him the ball?
How about, no.
That makes absolutely no sense.
First, it was he's not getting open because that's not his role.
Now, he actually does get open a bunch but schaub and kubiak don't care. They are not going to throw the ball to him and instead settle for punts, field goals and whatever else they can scrounge up.
"If you ask anyone in our locker room who's the most underrated player, the most important player or the unsung hero of our team, it's Kevin," Texans quarterback Matt Schaub said. "Every time, hands down. No question."
While the statistics might ebb in one direction or the other, to Schaub they represent balance.
"We have a ton of weapons, and I don't think people really see that," he said. "They see a passing game, not an offense. They don't see the total package.