When a team is running the football well it can really open up things for them in the passing game. Sound familiar? Cliché? Yes, but so very true, and we saw this early on in the Pittsburgh Steelers game Monday night against the Kansas City Chiefs.
In addition, when one play works out of a certain formation it opens up other plays being successful out of that same formation.
Let's start with the Chiefs very first running play of the game, which is illustrated in the first two animated gifs.
The Chiefs are using their 12 personnel grouping with Jamaal Charles lined up single back. Read more [...]