Originally Posted by The Pencil Neck
I do NOT understand why you guys are so hung up on that Denny's Menu thing.
Is Kubiak a conservative play-caller? Yeah. Do you really want him to call some more half-back passes? Really? Or would you prefer to keep winning games?
Most offensive coordinators who become head coaches either:
1) Can't get their team on track offensively (like Billick)
2) Get absolutely silly with their clock management and play choice (see Mike Martz, Jason Garrett)
The obsession with the denny's menu speaks to the variety of plays and packages he could
use to do this.
It's not about calling specifically half back passes, and more about calling something different than what he normally calls when teams have settled in on what you want to do....All it takes is 1 or 2 of those plays to hit and the seed is planted.
if for nothing else to at least get the defense to think about it. At least make it look