Originally Posted by Rod-BR
There was no right choice for Shanahan in a loss. He is a jerk in a loss with an injured RGIII and he would be an idiot in a loss with Kirk Cousins as the starting QB. He would be taking people's crap either way. It's only gutsy and genius if you win.
The problem is that this is about more than just this one game. This is about RGIII's future. TD's career was ended by this kind of thing.