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Old 11-20-2013   #1
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Lightbulb Offense Problem Solution? Short Term.

Have Matt Schaub run the offense from within the confines of the 20-yard lines. Bring in Case Keenum for 20-yard line to goal line plays.

I know it sounds laughable, but it could work.

Any Takers?
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Have Matt Schaub run the offense from within the confines of the 20-yard lines. Bring in Case Keenum for 20-yard line to goal line plays.

I know it sounds laughable, but it could work.

Any Takers?
I honestly thought Kubiak was going to put Case back in during that time-out just before that last play. After Matt had 10 opportunities & all we got was 2 field goals out of it.
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I honestly thought Kubiak was going to put Case back in during that time-out just before that last play. After Matt had 10 opportunities & all we got was 2 field goals out of it.
What ... you saying a playmaker at the QB position might help score TDs ... eureka !!!
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Sounds Wishy-washy
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LOL at all the above comments! The wishy-washy comments could lead to some great t-shirts and fan signs at the next home game though!
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Ben Tate and Owen Daniels said the fans aren't helping them win games. We should just have the fans run the offense, then we could help them win games ...
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Nuke 'em from orbit. It's the only way.
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Have Matt Schaub run the offense from within the confines of the 20-yard lines. Bring in Case Keenum for 20-yard line to goal line plays.

I know it sounds laughable, but it could work.

Any Takers?
.......and they called it "A Man For All Seasons Offense"......
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I honestly thought Kubiak was going to put Case back in during that time-out just before that last play. After Matt had 10 opportunities & all we got was 2 field goals out of it.
Devils advocate.

How many points and/or first downs has Keenum produced in the 2nd half in the 3 games preceding his "benching"?

Just sayin'
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Devils advocate.

How many points and/or first downs has Keenum produced in the 2nd half in the 3 games preceding his "benching"?

Just sayin'
I think this is a fact most people are choosing to ignore.
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Devils advocate.

How many points and/or first downs has Keenum produced in the 2nd half in the 3 games preceding his "benching"?

Just sayin'
Shows that we need a new offense.

LZ did research that found that since Kubiak has been the HC, the Texans have scored 6 points or less in a half 70% OF THE TIME! (or something like that)
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I think this is a fact most people are choosing to ignore.
A TD against Arizona in the fourth and should have been more points against the colts and a game winning field goal...but the kicker missed all the kicks.

I think what's being ignored is that we've atleast been in every game with a legit shot to win with case starting. Almost every game is coming down to the last drive.

That's more fun to watch that what we previously saw.
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Maybe we should try running the Wildcat with Jon Weeks? Have Lechler next to him for an option look?
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Shows that we need a new offense.

LZ did research that found that since Kubiak has been the HC, the Texans have scored 6 points or less in a half 70% OF THE TIME! (or something like that)
I believe it. There is just always a good half and a bad half.
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Devils advocate.

How many points and/or first downs has Keenum produced in the 2nd half in the 3 games preceding his "benching"?

Just sayin'
I think that has been a problem for the Texans well before Keenum took the field. 2nd half failures have been occurring since the last half of last season. This season is just full of a lot more combined first and second half failures.
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Shows that we need a new offense.

LZ did research that found that since Kubiak has been the HC, the Texans have scored 6 points or less in a half 70% OF THE TIME! (or something like that)
We've been leading at halftime in 4 games during our 8-game losing streak.

We've outscored the opposing team in the 2nd half only once during that 8-game losing streak, when we outscored KC 6-3.
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OUr lack of second half performance seems to be more of a coaching problem than anything. We are running the same plays in the 2nd half and making no adjustments. Teams are also blitzing and we run 7 step drops.

Schaub moved the ball because the Raiders realized that he wasn't going to throw more than 10 yards downfield so they just dropped 8 in coverage. The O line was just as porous with Schaub, the Raiders just chose not to blitz as much
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