Originally Posted by 76Texan
The thing is that Ed Reed doesn't know what the Ravens were willing to offer him.
If Reed already had an offer from Balty, then it would be simple for the Texans.
Plus, the Ravens hold a trump card in the sense that they can say "Ed, darling, you have the chance to play 1 or 2 more years HERE and retire as a Ravens player. All things equal, this is your home."
I bet the Ravens FO is playing that card real heavy right now. Any team would.