Originally Posted by KCStud
Cassel was the best option Pioli had in 2009 and a good QB to go through the building pains of building the team.
Starting a young QB on a 2-23 team would have ruined the QB's confidence ala David Carr.
ALA John Elway, Eli/Peyton Manning, Troy Aikmen, Steve Young, Matt Safford, Terry Bradshaw and the list goes on. That is a pathetic excuse Carr just wasn't what he was thought to be.