Originally Posted by The Pencil Neck
I think the coaching staff wasn't all that thrilled with Quin's development. I think that Wade and Vance sat down with Rick and said, "Hey, listen. Quin's been fine so far but we can do better. Why don't we upgrade the position in the short term by getting a more ball-hawking vet and then draft that guy's replacement for the long term, letting they rook learn from a great."
Sure, we could have had Quin signed and on the team for several years but that's not a "fix". That's a "more of the same."
Quin's lack of ball skills is what led to his demise here in Houston.