Rodino: Some risky gambles have hit jackpot
St. Louis quarterback Trent Green went down with a knee injury in the 1999 preseason, setting the stage for coach Dick Vermeil to risk his season on undrafted Kurt Warner. The Rams won the Super Bowl and Warner was named MVP.
Posted: Saturday, February 2, 2013 12:00 am
Call coach Jim Harbaugh's decision whatever you like: bold, genius or even lucky.
But keeping Colin Kaepernick as the San Francisco 49ers' starting quarterback in late November instead of going back to Alex Smith fits squarely into the “risk” category.
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