Originally Posted by KCBOSS1
I also should say here that even though the "Pistol" style quarterback is becoming increasingly popular because of RGIII, Russell Wilson & Newton (who's already fading), I think the upside and longevity of this style quarterback is not trustworthy (Vick, Young, etc.). I don't like the Geno idea. Wilson is mobile, smart and tough as nails with an accurate gun.
Black QB doesn't equal running QB.
Geno Smith played out of the pistol in college, but out of a wide-open, passing attack. The zone read was not used. Geno Smith as a run-first option was not used.