Chiefs just fine with ‘gimmicky’ offense

Chiefs just fine with ‘gimmicky’ offense

The Kansas City Chiefs have heard that they run a gimmick offense full of tricks and treats; however, quarterback Alex Smith says if that is how others want to perceive them as, then so be it.

“I thought we had a great mix, keeping the defense on their heels,” Smith said, via

“If he’s got to rely on throwing the ball, it’s really not his strong suit,” Raiders coach Jack Del Rio said.

“But if you allow them run the ball, do some of their gimmicky things, then he comes to life. That’s what they were able to do today.”

“To be honest, I have no idea what he’s referring to,” Smith said. “I just know that we won and that’s all I really care about.”