Originally Posted by LoneWolf
Margin of victory could have played a part in scewing those stats. I didn't look it up so I could be completely wrong, but I would think that NE had quite a few more blowout wins than Philly during this time span. When you are playing with a substantial lead, you tend to run the ball more. Now I agree that Reid prefers to throw the ball and I admittedly didn't look it up, but stats almost always don't tell the entire story.
I understand that stats can be misleading to an extent.
But this is in line with my belief from watching games that Reid undervalues the running game.