Originally Posted by pancake
Sometimes blitzing a running QB will get you in trouble. I think dick decided to let Jackson beat us through the air, which he couldn't do.
Bingo, we have a winner!
Why risk a blitz if there isn't a need to?
It seemed that once Jackson and the offense started to get in a rhythm (and threaten the shutout!) that dick released the hounds and once he got knocked around some and knocked off his rhythm, dick went back to the original plan.