It was all there for us, like a glittering jewel waiting to be plucked off of a satin pillow. National exposure. A top twenty five ranking. Sole possession of first place in the Coastal Division. A chance to control our own destiny. The opportunity to silence the critics, and to validate all those who chose to believe.
The jewel was not plucked. Heaved in desperation towards the opposing team would perhaps be a more accurate description.
I don’t have much else to say about the game. We’ve all rehashed the storylines at least dozen times by now. Kenny Pickett regressed to his early-season form (more on that in this week’s QB corner). The pass-catchers played their worst game of the season. The running game couldn’t deliver when it needed to deliver most.
I suppose we should have seen this coming. Continue reading “Monday Morning Quarterback – Miami”