Originally Posted by broncosteven
I thought about the "snap count" but I think pulling players out of games would kill momentum with in games. Plus there would be a lot of guys dressed.
I know playing depth players would also have the potential to kill win streaks but I think it would average out. Plus you might see a decline in trap games as the depth players are fresh and trying hard to win jobs and move up through to a "1st Team" or Playoff start job.
I think that making players sit inactive for a week would give them more time to recover.
Not to mention traveling costs. With busses, air fare, hotel and meals.