Originally Posted by DerekLee1
To play a 25-week season (17, plus pre- and post-season), you absolutely MUST pace yourself, or you'll be out of gas come playoff time. I think what he's saying now is "damn the pacing, it's full speed from here on out". I get that.
And that is exactly what I'm talking about.
There are two seasons: The regular season and the play-off season.
The young ones go all-out, all the time.
They may not even get to the play-off season, where it really counts.
The NFL is not a sprint, it's a marathon.