Originally Posted by Lord Bills
the reason why we are so bad on 3rd down is painfully obvious.
We are always running on 2nd and long situations. In a analytics/sabermetrics sports world, that has been figured out by most teams using analytics and yet the texans continually run on 2nd and long. Add the fact that schaub is your quarterback who cant be bothered to throw past the 3rd down marker your problem is compounded.
Obvious, always and continually must mean something different to you.
2013 2nd and 6+ - 58 passes, 28 runs - 67% passes.
2012 2nd and 6+ - 144 passes, 64 runs - 69% passes.