“All he wants to do is win.”
That’s what ESPN analyst/new Raiders coach Jon Gruden noted after watching Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith run downfield and deliver a block to a Titans defender during Saturday’s AFC Wild Card Game.
Smith had delivered a pass to Tyreek Hill in the second quarter, and Hill ran back across the field. That’s when Smith sprang into action. He searched for — and found — a Tennessee defensive player to block to give Hill some more running room.
It’s not what most quarterbacks would do, but Smith didn’t hesitate.
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Here is the play (video from The Checkdown on Twitter):