This guy has no sign of slowing down I wouldnt be surprised if he played till he was 38 (3 more yrs) which brings the question if he did, would we keep him or let him go to develope Tank or even future picks?
Hopefully Carradine, and a draft pick, will be ready to pick up the slack if the Cowboy slows down. I think he has enough pride in his playing that if he noticeably slows down he will bow out. He has his millions and he will retire when he is ready. A superbowl ring would help him make up his mind.
I think he looks fine and can give two solid years at the current rate (number of snaps). With Tank Carradine coming in, I'd honestly like Justin Smith's snaps down to 60-70%. If Carradine looks the part, drop it to 50-60% in 2015.
Originally posted by English:
I think he did slow up. One year more and the downturn starts to become noticeable.
That's what I think. One more year of high level play and then he'll consider retirement. In 2015 if he's still around he'll probably play mostly in the base defense and be rotated out for Carradine or an OLB like Lemonier in nickel.
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