Originally Posted by Carbine
It was a screen pass, I'm sure Thomas wanted him to fly up the field to Kessler to maximize the success of that screen. It did go for a nice gain untouched........
He hit Kessler as the ball was being released and probably would have gotten to him before if it weren't a light contact intrasquad scrimmage. I'm pretty sure most linemen do not want their QBs to end up on the turf, screen pass or not. He was right on top of him.