Texans vs. Chiefs: Alex Smith trades football for pinball

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

A varied offense is the key to any victory.

Alex Smith and the Kansas City Chiefs are locked in a close game with the Houston Texans, so the normally conservative quarterback tried to change his strategy.

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Taking a page out of Ryan Fitzpatrick's book, Smith catches the batted pass himself and tries to make something happen before being tackled for a loss. It's a valiant effort, but the key to "the Fitzpatrick" is making the play work on the goal line.

Better luck next time Alex.

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