Injuries are part of the game and should never be an excuse.
key injuries damn sure matter. they aren't an excuse, they are a REASON that certain aspects of the game struggle. our OL is patchwork and rarely can they play a series w/o a penalty or missed assignment. and it's a different player. they will improve but there's pretty much no other part of a team that the experience of playing togehter like the OL (and the seconda[/quote]
Grandad you're obviously an old fart like me and one who has acquired some wisdom over the years.I, also being wise in some matters, agree with your assessment.