Originally Posted by B-Large
For me, I wouldn't surrender taking the best player at 28, to me, any pick after that is a theoretical compromise on talent and impact. I like the pick, I am really just happy we are stacking up the D-Line rotation, for years we b****ed and moaned about the rentals or retreads we had on our missionary defense... I like it.
This is correct.
Their guy was available...so they pounced. I don't understand how anyone can be upset with this pick. They added a very productive player at the bottom of the first round. That's great.
It would have been foolish to trade out of the spot for lesser players.