Originally Posted by The Bad Guy
Indy - 20-13 Quinn 2 INTs, 32 QB rating
Oakland - 15-0 Quinn 1 INT, No TDS, 54 QB rating
Oakland first game 26-16 - Quinn 1 INT 16.7 QB rating, Cassel 1 INT, 1 Fumble lost.
Pittsburgh - Cassel 11 for 26, 1 INT in OT, no touchdowns
Denver first game - 17-9 loss, Quinn 50 QB rating, 1 INT
Baltimore - 9-6 loss, Cassel 4 turnovers, fumble on the goal line.
The defense played well in all those games but couldn't overcome the shitty QB play.
I'll take your word for it since I don't remember watching a single KC game.
But the highlighted part is the Story of Smith's career. We've had a great D for years, stifled by shitty QB play.
It finally took Harbaugh to make him mediocre and we started winning.