Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) runs during an NFL football game against the San Diego Chargers in San Diego. Smith is widely considered average when it comes to NFL quarterbacks, though that's not necessarily a bad thing. He's consistent and rarely makes mistakes. But when it comes to the playoffs, he becomes an entirely different player, bordering on elite.
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) runs during an NFL football game against the San Diego Chargers in San Diego. Smith is widely considered average when it comes to NFL quarterbacks, though that's not necessarily a bad thing. He's consistent and rarely makes mistakes. But when it comes to the playoffs, he becomes an entirely different player, bordering on elite. Rick Scuteri ASSOCIATED PRESS
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) runs during an NFL football game against the San Diego Chargers in San Diego. Smith is widely considered average when it comes to NFL quarterbacks, though that's not necessarily a bad thing. He's consistent and rarely makes mistakes. But when it comes to the playoffs, he becomes an entirely different player, bordering on elite. Rick Scuteri ASSOCIATED PRESS