Originally Posted by rocyaice
Its not "stupid" to let him walk. Were the Panthers "stupid" for letting Peppers go or were the Texans "stupid" to let Mario Williams walk? Its what the NFL is in this free agency era. People bring up the Patriots because they were smart enough to take advantage of the Raiders stupidity. And then out of all those players they traded they didn't even do anything with those draft picks.
They drafted Nate Solder who looks pretty good and is the LT of the New England OL that everyone is also so envious of.
Seems like something to me.
In any event, I'm not sure who they draft is relevant. Even if we count Solder as a wasted pick, what does that have to do with anything?