Originally Posted by Reverend Conehead
I think your idea might work well. There are so many injuries, it would help a team to be able to have more eligible players on game day. They could do more rotations and thus avoid injuries. I might even say go with a 60-man roster and allow 53 to be eligible. I suspect the players union may already be pushing for something similar.
Well, the limit has to be somewhere. Maybe 60 is better than 53, I don't know. But competition is always about scarcity.