Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/7/12
Coach Romeo Crennel knows only one way to handle the type of mess the Chiefs' 2012 season has been: He works even harder than his normal pace, which would fatigue many men much younger than Crennel's 65 years. During the team's bye week and over the long weekend after losing to the San Diego Chargers on a Thursday night, Crennel gave the players and his staff time off, but he could not shut down his motor, even if he lessened his duties. He came out of those times without much rest, but with changes in place that he hopes can stop the downward spiral of the Chiefs' 1-7 season. It was after the bye week that Crennel decided to bench quarterback Matt Cassel in favor of Brady Quinn. Then he came out of the long weekend having made two big decisions: He cut starting cornerback Stanford Routt, and he fired himself as defensive coordinator. "We are trying not to leave any stone unturned in making these last eight weeks an opportunity for us to win games," Crennel said. "We have ei...
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