Originally Posted by mdchiefsfan
I guess what you are getting at is if it's going to be a crap shoot of a pass at 10 yards why not go for broke and gain chunks at a time, but we all saw what happened when Cassel tried to bomb it away. He either threw incomplete by over-throwing, got it picked or damn near killed his WR by under-throwing it.
He did that on SCREEN passes.
If you're going to throw a pick, it's better that it happens deep in your opponent's territory than on your own 35.