One fourth-down decision tells you all you need to know about Chiefs coach Andy Reid

One fourth-down decision tells you all you need to know about Chiefs coach Andy Reid
Source : Kansas City Star

The decision that may have saved the Chiefs’ postseason came in seconds, and that’s as far as it has to go, if you want. The ball was marked short, and Andy Reid could have punted but instead kept his offense on the field for a fourth-down conversion on a play-call that the quarterback, backup Chad Henne, likely had not practiced with the starters all season.
Reid’s decision sent his team to victory over the Cleveland Browns and a third consecutive AFC Championship Game, and it makes for a tidy story and some hilarious memes. But if that’s as far as you go, you’ll miss one of the best opportunities imaginable to better understand Reid and how he led the Chiefs from abject embarrassment to chasers of a second consecutive Super Bowl.

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