Originally written October 01, 2012 on Football Nation:
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Winning a football game by 17 points is not what I would call a 'blow out' win.Unless it was a game in which the winning team forced six turnovers from an offense ranked No. 1 in the NFL, in a division game on the losing team's home field.Oh, that WAS the case?The San Diego Chargers defeat the Kansas City Chiefs 37-20 in blowout win.Five things to be learned from the game are as follows.Matt Cassel is NOT an elite quarterback. I make such a statement despite there being few, if any, in the media outside of Kansas City who objectively believe he is.He has played decently enough as the Chiefs' starting quarterback, since he arrived in 2009. Cassel, however, has failed to really play 'Well'. Elite quarterbacks will have the once in a while bad game, and possibly even throw three interceptions. Bad Games, however, are one of Cassel's nasty little habits.We didn't beat them, they gave us the win. Nearly every time a team has a +5 turnover differential in a...
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