Originally Posted by TonyR
The second part is what bothers me most about this whole thing. Ozzie let so many players walk but they leaped at the chance to sign Dumervil. And they were able to get him for good value relative to some of the players they let go (most notably Kruger). Many people are writing them off but I think they have a plan at every position. Plus they signed both Chris Canty and Marcus Spears to bolster their DL depth. Ozzie knows what he's doing.
It's not like their plan was to wait for the whole faxgate thing to explode, and then swoop in. They got rid of a bunch of starters on D, and their best WR. None of this was with signing Dumervil in mind. They have a charmed life, and got lucky things turned out the way they did.