Originally Posted by Beantown Bronco
If you'd be "happy with a 7th", then why not keep him as insurance? Worst case scenario, as you point out, is we have to cut him at the end of the year. A 7th is really no better than an undrafted FA and isn't worth us HAVING to put Ball and Hillman out there full time if anything further happens to McGahee.
I would prefer KM over Ball every week, that said if some how we could land Bradley for KM Bradley isn't a 3-4 ILB) I would do it. Personally I think a guy like Hightower who is a FA is a better fit for our system anyways. That way we could dump Ball.