« Anticipation Nation | Main | Another day, another postgame press conference F-bomb »

July 15, 2007



The Pats haven't exactly used a "no stars" mentality with the franchise, i.e. Tom Brady and Richard Seymour. Seymour was #1 for the year as far as compensation goes, and Brady was #6 I believe. Players like Law are very hard to replace, and it took this long to find one. Do you really want to wait another 3 or 4 years for a new one to develop, while they're stacked now with all this talent? I wouldn't be surprised if Samuel's new contract (should he get one) is worded so that the Pats could dump him while suffering minimally as far as the cap goes, if need be. Do really want Hobbs and Scott/Gay/James covering Harrison and Wayne in the AFC Championship game? That should answer everything.


i don't think we necessarily disagree jameros--i think what i was saying is that the Pats mentality may have changed in this case precisely because of cases like Law's. but you have to admit that putting up with a player like samuel after the way he's acted would be a change of MO for the pats.


Very true. Perhaps if Samuel took a different tact he would have his new deal by now.

The comments to this entry are closed.

My Photo

Twitter Updates

C2F on Facebook



  • www.flickr.com

Buy these books

  • The first all-fiction collections devoted to the Red Sox. Click the above to order from Amazon for just ten bucks!

Powered by Rollyo

Statcounter C2F


  • I'm happy to talk with you about exchanging links or advertising on this blog, but please don't use my site's comments section to explicitly promote your site or your business without getting in touch with me first.

    For questions, comments, or ad inquiries on Cursed to First, please email - girlanachronism at gmail dot com. Thanks!

Blog powered by Typepad
Member since 03/2005
AddThis Social Bookmark Button