Chiefs apparently not worried about over-working Jamaal Charles
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Sep 30, 2012
It wasn’t that long ago the Chiefs were wondering if Jamaal Charles was going to be back to his old form. Being overworked didn’t look like it was going to be Jamaal Charles’ problem today. For his part, Charles only said “It doesn’t matter,” when asked about his work load. According to Sam Mellinger of the Kansas City Star, Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel has given no indication he wants to ease up on Charles. The 39 touches were 12 more than his previous career high, five more than anyone else in the league this year, and one that hasn’t been surpassed since 2004.
Being overworked didn’t look like it was going to be Jamaal Charles’ problem today. A week after touching the ball 39 times for 288 total yards in a win over the Saints, the Chiefs running back was a mess early. He fumbled twice, and had four carries