Originally Posted by razorwire77
Obviously, if you can pick up a quality back on the cheap that's ideal. However, when you have a 2-year window to build a Superbowl contending team around your 36-year-old QB and you only have one decent proven back on the roster, and that back is north of 30, you better do something. If Willis breaks a rib, I really don't want to read the words starting RB Lance Ball. Especially, with the brutal schedule on the horizon.
If we had a young QB starting it would be a completely different story and I would actually probably be against trying to acquire MJD, but our window of opportunity is not very big so if there is a chance to add ELITE offensive talent, you do it