Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/17/12
Romeo Crennel doesn't like quarterback controversies. So why did he create one? The Kansas City Chiefs coach announced this week that Matt Cassel had been cleared to return to non-contact practice work with the team after missing a week because of a concussion. In doing so, Crennel made sure everyone understood that Cassel and last week's starter, Brady Quinn, would split the snaps in practice during the bye week. "What I've told them is I'm rotating the quarterbacks," Crennel said. "They will get equal reps; both will work with the first team." Take a comment like that, add in two average to below-average quarterbacks and a 1-5 record, stir and presto -- quarterback controversy. At this point of what is rapidly becoming a lost season for Crennel and the Chiefs, so what? Maybe a controversy at the game's most important position is the way to go? Coaches generally run as fast as they can away from quarterback controversy. At 1-5, Crennel is running full speed into one with ...
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