and w/ all due respect, i've not been follwing the thread and didn't read it, but if you're CURRENTLY 'doing your thing' - continue to. But always in life - worry about what you can control, and cover that, and that's it. All else will be great, this includes worrying about the competition. Just do what YOU do.
His former offensive coordinator Norv Turner once said "Alex Smith throws the best deep ball I have ever coached." Critics, doubters, and even 49ers fans and Chiefs fans who doubt Smith's ability to throw down field need to realize that Smith plays a style of quarterbacking that won Montana 4 super bowls in the 1980's before fantasy football and Madden video games were invented.... and THAT style wins games.