Originally Posted by CockTail
The 10 second rule is equivalent to not allowing blitzes on defense, or not allowing the Winged T on offense. The bottom line is teams don't want to prepare defensively for this type of offense. As long as it is within the rules have at it.
These hurry up offenses can hurt their own defenses if they can not get going, so there is a cost of running them.
It's nothing like that at all. Being able to call blitzes and stunts and running out of a certain formation doesn't try to prevent the other team from calling its best play or having its best players on the field.