Originally Posted by Gaede
It is such a mystery to me how the defense can give up yards, but not points and be the reaosn we lose.
And yet the offense gets yards but no points and is absolved.
Who's absolving anyone? Pointing out that the defense was bad tonight (and yes, if you allow the other guys to gain 60 or more yards on 6 of 9 possessions you played bad defense) doesn't mean the other elements of the team get a pass.