Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 11/14/11

DENVER - JANUARY 03: Quarterback Matt Cassel #7 of the Kansas City Chiefs prepares to take a snap against the Denver Broncos during NFL action at Invesco Field at Mile High on January 3, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. The Chiefs defeated the Broncos 44-24. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Should Kansas City Chiefs‘ fans blame Matt Cassel or is it just another case of a crazy NFL season that continues to show every Sunday brings different results? According to commentator Phil Simms of CBS Sports he says he would be surprised if Cassel continued to start for the (4-5) Chiefs. Despite the Chiefs recent struggles they are still within striking of the Oakland Raiders and the questionable AFC West but there is no disputing there is something wrong, but benching Matt Cassel is not going to help the situation. If the Chiefs had other viable options rather than Tyler Palko or Ricky Stanzi maybe this could be a discussion. Tyler Palko has been on and off the practice squad of the Chiefs and has already been on four teams since going undrafted in 2007. Palko has only appeared in four games in his career only attempting 13 total passes. Ricky Stanzi, the former stand out at Iowa was selected with the 135th pick in the 2011 NFL Draft and by throwing him to the wolves is not going to help the situation. Things aren’t going to get much easier for the Chiefs as they prepare to face the New [...]
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