"I've got total confidence in him," Kubiak said.
His actions Sunday told a different story. Kubiak spoke of Keenum's struggles to change protections and deal with Oakland's blitzes, but isn't experience the best teacher?
"I didn't want to put a young guy in a bad situation," Kubiak said. "I'd do it again. I tried to help out the quarterback and offensive line."
Schaub almost is certain to be playing elsewhere next season. Kubiak probably has an uphill battle to stay in Houston, too.