Originally Posted by Joelist
Just remember that the read option is a fad right now because it takes advantage of the rules protecting the QB to in essence have a player be a RB but still get the rule protections of a QB. I am expecting that maybe not in 13 but probably in 14 there will be a rules change that strips the QB of their special protections when they act like a RB.
What usually happens with a fad offense is that defenses figure them out but elements of those fads stay behind as more tools in the chest.
I don't envision teams lining up to run their QB's all over the place, but there will be some concepts or formations that will be used.