Originally Posted by thunderkyss
Why? Neither are the future of New England, I think they've made that pretty clear.
They'll draft a guy, see if they like him. If they do, they'll keep him. If they don't, they'll move on.
They haven't expressed a judgment on either one. You can't keep potential starting quality QBs around forever as backups without paying them an egregious amount which can't be justified with a cap so you get value for them and get another cheap backup.