Dang. Do we really want "ludicrous"? I love Tanny's sense of humor.lu·di·crous (ˈlo͞odəkrəs/) - adjective. So foolish, unreasonable, or out of place as to be amusing; ridiculous.
“I think we have a few different tempos we can play at,” Tannehill said. “We can go in the huddle. We can play on the ball at a normal speed. Or we can go at what we call ‘ludicrous speed,’ where we really press the tempo. I think that’s really going to help us more than it has in the past. Change those tempos up.”https://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2 ... -practice/
While any quarterback who is conversant in Mel Brooks ("Spaceballs") shows great intelligence and obvious leadership skills, the football application is a valid one.
After coach Adam Gase’s third training camp, they’re working at a faster pace, which means Tannehill is in command of his surroundings. (Kicking a rookie out of the huddle for a missed assignment is another example.)
“There’s just a better feel. With Ryan, this is his third year in the offense,” Gase said. “He’s at mentally, a different level. He’s able to really help so many guys out. I think just a couple of the moving pieces we’ve had, those guys have done a good job picking it up. This, offensively, is not too far off from what Danny [Amendola] has already done.