Originally Posted by pec0sb0b
Still think it's been a mistake to go the low-budget route at right tackle. A seventh round pick and a UDFA...on a team that makes so much money running the ball...c'mon man. Sometimes even in the NFL you get what you pay for.
Looks that way, for sure.
Hard to keep the shelves stocked, though, when you draft around 6 or 7 players every draft....yet you've got 11 starters on offense and 11 on defense.
Takes around 4 years of drafts to create an 11-man offense and an 11-man defense....if you started from scratch and used only a standard NFL draft, counting one guy per round over tje course of a 7-round draft. 7 players multiplied by 3 years = 21 players, one shy of a full O and full D.
And that's just for 22 starters. Still need 31 more 2nd stringers etc.
The logistics of fielding a truly GREAT team in the NFL is crazy.