Found September 18, 2012 on Football Nation:
Week 2 saw Oakland and Kansas City still failing to impress while San Diego showed why they should be on the top in the AFC and Denver just fell apart.This article summarizes the five lessons learned from this weekend in the AFC West. Despite Lots of Passing Yards, Oakland Cannot Score TouchdownsOakland quarterback Carson Palmer did two things in Week 2 exactly the same way he did them in Week 1, throw for lots of yards, while being ineffective at scoring touchdowns.In Week 1 Palmer passed for 297 yards on 33 attempts, and in Week 2 he passed for 373 yards on 24 completions but in both games, Palmer only scored one passing touchdown, while Sebastian Janikowski has been called on to kick four field goals.Additionally, Oakland’s punter, Shane Lechler, had nine punts in the game against Miami for 422 yards.Two other things that were detrimental to Oakland’s offense was the fact that Palmer threw an interception, while failing to score a touchdown in the red zone.The effects of these pr...
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