Originally Posted by callahan09
Just decided to look into our third or fourth downs with <= 2 yards to go situations, and here's what I found:
Flacco has a 0.0 QB Rating on 12 such downs. 3 / 11 for 7 yards, 0 TD, 2 INT, 1 Sack. Only 2 first downs. That means 16.7% success rate.
On the other hand, with run plays, we have 18 attempts for 47 yards, 3 TD, 0 Fumbles. 12 first downs. That's a 66.7% success rate.
Remind me again why we ever pass in those situations?