Originally Posted by Dedhed
Ha, that's pretty funny. I get the idea of handcuffing the GM in terms of building a team in the long term, but signing Tebow to play out the rest of the season there wouldn't handcuff him.
Signing Tebow could mean Millions in revenue for a club that needs to be overhauled. If it did work out, by Tebow being at least what he was in Denver, then you could determine whether or not to build the future around him. Either way, you've got more money to work with.
You're forgetting the human elements of this. A new GM and new coaches are trying to build careers for themselves, not roll the dice with their families' futures. That's why Tim's poison right now.
It would and will take Shahid Khan to do this himself.