Originally Posted by Batmans A Scientist
He did provide a spark, but quite frankly, he wasn't really that good. He was 2/3 on the drive with a 1 yard TD, Powell had a long run, and Mcelroy picked upa roughness penalty. He was also bailed out on a terribly INT by a penalty later in the game. He did make the plays he needed to do (Something Sanchez could not do), but the guy isn't a NFL caliber QB.
The spark he provided = not turning the ball over to the other teams defense so they could put it in the endzone at the same deflating rate as Sanchez.